I must have seen Mrs. Miniver 20 times. About a family in England during WW1 with Walter Podgeon and my
favorite Greer Garson, she was great with Donat in
Goodbye Mr. Chips too. Oh, The Ghost and Mrs. Muir
Hello everybody, I care about you all and want to share a BEAUTIFUL
movie with you. I have seen it 5 times and
cry for five minutes after each time. It is a good cry,
filled with love for Dogs,
including Mr. Bennie and My ole Thor.
My MR. Bennie
Don't miss this movie if you love dogs.
Posted by Yvonne @ La Petite Gallery
Comments are welcome
How could anyone write so many stories
in such a short life?
He died in his forties.
Henri-René-Albert-Guy de Maupassant was born 5 August 1850 at the Château de Miromesnil (Castle Miromesnil, nearDieppe in the Seine-Inférieure (nowSeine-Maritime) department in France. He was the first son of Laure Le Poittevin and Gustave de Maupassant, both from prosperous bourgeois families. When Maupassant was 11 and his brother Hervé was five, his mother, an independent-minded woman, risked social disgrace to obtain a legal separation from her husband.
Good gosh Gertie! That is some house.
Guess what it is now a B&B
Yvonne started painting and drawing in High School in Houston Texas. She earned extra money drawing insects in science class for classmates. Yvonne's mother encouraged her to attend art classes at the Art Museum in Houston in the 1960's. After her marriage she moved to Miami Beach, while living on Palm Island she continued her education in art, and Design. Also studied with notable artist from the area. Yvonne was painted by friend Florence Taylor Kushner, from Boston and in women's Who's Who. Florence painted many famous families. Yvonne was lucky enough to receive private tutoring from her. In the 1970's she went to Interior Design School . Years later she started her own Interior Design firm named 'Chez Moi Interior's. Yvonne continued painting and showing her work at Beau Arts in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Also she exhibited her work in North Carolina, the Florida Keys, and at the Childers Art Gallery on Las Olas Blvd (Ft. Lauderdale). Yvonne won the prestigious 'Hortt Art Competition Award' at the Museum of Ft.Lauderdale, Florida. This work of art remained on display for several months at the Museum. Over the years Yvonne has entered many competitions winning countless blue ribbons. A trip to Paris, and a stay in Monmarte where she spent time with a few choice artist's changed her views toward her own art work. Art is truly an expression of experience and love to her. She likes her work to show a moment in time or tell a story. To know more about Yvonne Leyden