Thanksgiving Greetings!

What am I thankful for? For your support of the arts & my work as well!  Creativity and self-expression are vital for a healthy community & I appreciate that you’ve taken the time to read my newsletters, come to the events, purchase work and just show support in any way you can for the wide variety of artists out there!  We couldn’t do it without you!  So, I want to wish you & yours a happy, healthy Thanksgiving!! 

Warm Wishes,

~Lauren  (Fine art, photography, updates)  (my Blog)                        (Facebook Art Page) (commercial & fine art)  (illustration & fine art) (Graphic design & fine art) (Follow me on Twitter)  (Instagram)

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2010 in review; Thanks Readers!!

Hi All!
Thanks to WordPress for providing me with these stats on my blog for 2010…considering I had just started this blog last year, I’m thrilled to see it’s growing and want to thank all of you who have read, subscribed and commented! I’m planning on expanding this site in 2011 and adding new, interesting, creative guest bloggers as well as keeping you updated on my own artwork. Thanks again…here’s the stats you made possible…

The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow.

Crunchy numbers

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A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 6,400 times in 2010. That’s about 15 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 90 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 105 posts. There were 102 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 12mb. That’s about 2 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was June 23rd with 108 views. The most popular post that day was Barcelona Blog: Photo essay of this gorgeous city..

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were,,,, and

Some visitors came searching, mostly for hoover dam bridge, joshua tree forest, cancer cell, lauren curtis, and clay stamps.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.


Barcelona Blog: Photo essay of this gorgeous city. June 2010