Blue light through long slender leaves.

As I walk, I like to notice the things around me. The other night, I took a walk along a path way surrounded and lit by twinkle lights. These blue …

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Welcome New Blogger in Chief

Dear Reader,   We here at Inquisitive Lantern are changing direction with our blog. I am now appointing Esmé Lanterndale as Blogger in Chief of Inquisitive Lantern. She will embark on …

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The Art of Tableau

The curtains rise, the lights blaze on, you freeze in place and without saying a word, your body tells the story. If you were an actor or actress participating in …

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How to talk to your kids about their art?

As parents and teachers, we are often faced with a child who presents their artwork to us. As we look at the jumble of shapes and colors, sometimes dripping with …

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When Iron Melts

The sun sets and the world slowly begins to dim from a golden light to blue, and finally to rich purples, greens, blues, and grays of night. But not for …

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Black Arts Festival

This weekend (starting today) is the Black Arts Festival at Denver’s City Park West. This festival is celebrating its 30th year of giving black artists and musicians a platform, a …

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Murals, murals, murals

Out and About: Within the last several years, many murals have popped up along the Cherry Creek and bike path. These works are artistically interesting but also are thought to …

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The Joys of Ice Skating

People have been ice skating for thousands of years; first as a means of transportation, and later for recreation. You and your family can continue this tradition of going ice …

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Walk the Animal Walk and Talk the Animal Talk

“KRIS: What sort of games do you play with the other children? SUSAN: I don’t play much with them. They play silly games. KRIS: They do? SUSAN: Like today. They …

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Hang tight!

Hello Everyone, So through a long convoluted process, we have finally switched over to a new hosting site! Hurray! Hopefully this blog will run a little more smoothly, than it …

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