Café Crem

Art, Music and Words around The Coffee Table

Night Coffee (in Pink)

Coffee and romance — what a lovely combination for February.

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February 3, 2011 Posted by | Art, Cafe L'Arte, coffee, love, Shelley's Creations, Valentines | , , , | 3 Comments

The Wall Revisited: Art by Snowlight

The shining Georgia sun inspired me to take a snow pic today. I am also creating “the wall” for my next show. I’m trying to narrow it down to my most romantic pieces for a Valentine’s Day theme.

I’m excited to announce that this time I’m getting ready for the Grand Opening at my own gallery space.

Look how big these windows are!

I will be sharing the new gallery, the Art Forum at DuPre’s Antique Market, with 10 other fabulously talented artists. Here’s a sneak peek inside while we get things ready.

These movable partitions are nifty!

Owner Mike Barie shows us the "stage," where we can create art while on display.

My spot, 3rd one in along the wall.

I wish all my Cafe Crem friends could be here! I’ll try to keep y’all up-to-date with plenty of photos. I posted a few outdoor pics at my other blog. Thank you everyone for all your support. I love you guys!

~Shelley

January 13, 2011 Posted by | Art, Cafe L'Arte, events, friends, news, photography, Shelley's Creations, Valentines | , , , , , | 4 Comments

Coffee Love

Happy Valentine’s Day!

February 13, 2010 Posted by | Art, coffee, drawing, love, photography, Shelley's Creations, Valentines | , , | 3 Comments

Happy Valentine’s Day, Everybody!

A rose for Valentine's

A rose for Valentine's

This needlepoint has seen many February 14th’s. I worked this piece almost 20 years ago when my main form of creating art was with a needle pulling thread. In this case the fibre is wool. I had the finished canvas mounted with a coordinated colour fabric behind it and then framed.

Happy Valentine’s Evening!

February 15, 2009 Posted by | Art, fun, life, love, Valentines | 4 Comments

Kissing under the…

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People rarely notice this little plant, because it tends to grow up high. We see it at Christmas and kiss under it, and then forget it for the rest of the year.

I spotted this fabulous crop on a high tree in Cambridge Botanical gardens today as we walked past.

For reasons of censorship, you can’t see us having a snog underneath it but that’s probably just as well.

Happy Valentine’s Day to everyone with much love from us here in the East of England.. though that blue sky is worthy of a Greek island!

Viv

February 14, 2009 Posted by | Christmas, friends, life, love, nature, personal, photo, Valentines, Viv's Art | , , , , , | 7 Comments

Valentines Love in The MiniBar

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By Le Piou de Pomme

Le Piou de Pomme

wishes all his small and big friends and fans in Cafe Crem

a wonderful Valentines Day,

with love filling each little tiny space around you and yours,

filling your heart

and your eyes!

….

NOW, BE HONEST:

ISN’T IT THE MOST BEAUTIFUL VALENTINES PICTURE YOU HAVE EVER SEEN?

February 14, 2009 Posted by | Art, children, fun, Le Piou de Pomme, life, love, The MiniBar, Valentines | , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Let Me Be Your Wild Stallion: HAPPY VALENTINES EVERYBODY!

can-i-be-your-wild-stallion-sI chose a very naughty picture to wish you all,

mu friends from Cafe Crem,

a HAPPY VALENTINES!

I hope you will forgive me for the naughtiness…

But how could it be different:

you saw my wild stallion on the Valentines drums yesterday, didn’t you?

By Miki

February 14, 2009 Posted by | Art, Cafe L'Arte, humor, illustrations, life, love, men, Miki's Paintings, Valentines, women | , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

A Heart Beat

With Valentine’s day on the horizon, the wonderful Miki bought this overgrown boy the perfect toy as a Valentine’s gift – An electronic drumpad set that fits snugly into my studio and interfaces with my sound modules, allowing me to play “live” beats onto my songs. This is so great for me, not only because it allows me much greater freedom when recording, but also because I started my musical career on the drums at the tender age of 8.

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Kev gets back into the swing of things…..

Photo by MIKI

February 13, 2009 Posted by | Ca' Puccini, fun, Kev Moore's Music, life, love, Music, personal, photo, Sound recording, Valentines | , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Coffee Love

An early Valentine for my friends at Cafe Crem!

Hugs and kisses 🙂

~Shelley

February 13, 2009 Posted by | Art, Cafe L'Arte, coffee, drawing, friends, love, Shelley's Creations, Valentines | , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Happy Valentine’s to my Friends

Visions of Valentines and Love

Visions of Valentines and Love

 

   Inspired by Viv and her poem about love, I decided to share this photo with you. It’s in keeping with the theme everywhere this week as we lead up to February 14th. Not everyone appreciates or celebrates the day, but I hope you enjoy the photo.

   We saw this wall display in a mask maker’s shop in Florence. It was too big and delicate to bring home, so I brought back this photo instead. Captured through glass to his window display. December, 2006.

February 9, 2009 Posted by | Art, culture, fun, life, love, photography, travel, Valentines | 4 Comments