Rare Roses: Floral Paintings with Genetic Variations in Honor of the Artist’s Son | untie

Nicole Shannon, mother of a young son with a rare genetic disorder, uses visual art – and real roses – with genetic variants, as her subjects. Shannon’s motivation for her series of paintings, Rare Roses, is to convey “everything uniquely beautiful and worthy of love.” “(My son) Quinn who made it through the night, after … Read more

Rodgers celebrates family memories in book release | social communication

Collecting memories over the years, a grandmother created the most precious gift to give to her grandson on his graduation day. Caroline Rodgers, better known to many in Stevens County as Mrs. Krapemertle, wrote her memoirs and published “Maverick Corley’s First 18 Years” for her grandson Maverick Corley. Rodgers said she wanted a way to … Read more