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Linda Ward Kirkendale
Artist | Hobbyist | Traditional Art
United States
I am a 60 year old artist. I have had a love of art all my life and have had many artistic endeavors along an incredible, wonderful journey, that is my life. As a young woman I produced concerts for several years. I had the joy of working with top performers mostly in southern California. Cherished memories.

What I love most to do now is painting and photography. My studio has been in chaos from a move and an illness. In the interim I have still been able to paint through a myriad of wonderful programs such as Photoshop, Corel Painter and Pixelmator. I am still learning everyday new things and I hope it is like that for the rest of my life. I think we can never stop learning. I am offering my work for sale here in print and canvas and should have my online gallery up and running soon. My work will be offered here on deviantART almost exclusively.

I have a grown family and a family still growing. I have other businesses that I am working on. My current online business is a joint venture and is just coming into its own. That is www.theweightrace.com Check it out! Lose weight and qualify for fantastic prize drawings! Membership is free.

Buy my art here! birdsivu.deviantart.com/

Breaking out with a really great piece. So happy with it. 6/9

I am creatively challenged, right now. Dang it, just garbage coming forth. 6/6

Yea, I am so happy to report, I am well. I thank those that were concerned and made comment. Seriously the worst flu/pneumonia ever! My kids had it also, one had a temperature of 103.5. I was sick for a month. It is February 1 and all is absolutely wonderful! I have a new sense of wonder in all things bright and beautiful, even little things. I have an enhanced appreciation of my family and friends. May a sense of peace and light shine in all our lives. 2/1/13



Wanted to do "Beautiful Creatures", contest but can hardly make it to my computer, so sick. My iPad broke. So sad but I can see there are a lot of fantastic entries. I would not have had a chance but it would have been fun trying. 1/20


I don't think I have been so sick before except when I was very young and had whooping cough, better known now as pertussis. So sick. 1/12

Went hiking yesterday and my foot hurts so bad. There is a big lump on top. I got some good photo's I will upload. Happy New Year! 01/04/13

I Got A Brush Lover Badge From DevArt!!!!!! Thank You so much! 11/20/12


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Thank you so much for the watch and fav:huggle:
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birdsivu Apr 7, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
So happy for the opportunity to be watching an incredible artist.  I am blessed, indeed!  You are most welcome!
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Andaelentari Mar 27, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
thank you for faving! :hug:
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birdsivu Apr 4, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Absolutely!  Most Welcome!
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Thanks for your :+fav:! :> It's much appreciated. :woohoo: 
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birdsivu Mar 5, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Most Welcome!
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fluffgirl1941 Feb 25, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thank you so  much ..I wish you the same ..I hope it,s not too cold were you live... cheers
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birdsivu Feb 28, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Just got rain for the first time this winter, it seems.  It is so refreshing!  I love the rain.  I still remember as a child splashing in puddles and spinning around in the rain.  Nothing quite like it except maybe surfing!
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PuppyPal1000 Feb 12, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you for the llama!:heart:
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