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  • Etchings by Michael Halldorson
    250 00 Prices are for unframed prints only Shipping is 12 00 additionally All sales are final Prices are in U S funds and may be paid by check money order or PayPal Main Artist Prints Order Links Contact Content

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  • Michael Halldorson - My Time With M.C. Escher
    he would just pay me minimum wage He seemed amused and said that little old ladies from the United States would pay their own way and pay him to print his prints just for the opportunity He told me that only he prints his prints The fifteen minutes allotted to me on that Friday afternoon turned into several hours as we discussed techniques materials philosophies etc I am forever grateful to Escher for his allowing me a portion of his precious time I was so in awe that I did not think to have him autograph my sketchbook Why I only took four photographs will forever haunt me Back in Amsterdam I went into a gallery and could have purchased Day and Night but once again I only had my allotted monies for Europe My hope is that one day I can own an Escher print Maurits Cornelius Escher passed away in 1972 less than two years after my visit My favorite quote of his is If only you knew what I have seen in the darkness of night I might be paraphrasing a bit Many people have commented that a number of my prints look like Escher s Where

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  • Michael Halldorson - My Time With Janet Turner
    have bought her print Beast Baying at the Moon for 10 00 I did not buy it because 10 00 was 10 00 to a starving student and besides it was an abstract No do over s for me dog gone it Spring semester 1971 bought a teaching credential for me and a studio INdown town Chico It was above Lee Pharmacy on Broadway The rent was 15 00 a month and all utilities were paid I shared that studio with a graphic designer Charlie Osborn Charlie would go on to become a well respected graphic designer and a creative photographer digital artist www charlieosborn com He and I both were doing photo silk screening which required hot water The problem with our studio was that there was no running water so we had to bring water into the studio in pails We had a tray to wash the screens with a submersible pump and a submersible water heater Oh the struggles we endure for our art Janet and I would go out to lunch later on when I was working at my parent s appliance repair business She would always say that she wanted me to come back and finish my master s I was seven units short of my masters when I went to work for my parents I would tell her someday I will How did I know that day would never come At the times I would see Janet mainly at our lunches she was usually wearing a purple turban I knew that she had cancer What I didn t pick up on was that she was how very sick she was I can be very dense at times I went to visit Janet at Enloe Hospital and her first words to me were last night

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  • Michael Halldorson - My Time With Marion Austin Epting
    I thought it should not be Marion has said on many occasions when a student thought his work was not perfect only God is perfect I love that orange smear Do you have any idea how freeing that statement is when you are trying to be so precise and perfect It has freed me many times in the past and will continue to do so in the future Marion s

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