Dearest friends and art lovers,

Welcome to the January Cafe des Artistes! 

The cat is out of the bag. I just read an online story whose headline read, Americans Moved To This State More Than Anywhere Else In 2023 & It’s Also The Safest.

Surprise, it’s Maine. We are now the number one state in the country that people are moving to. The story is nicely written and organized to show many of our home state’s wonderful features and attributes. It is illustrated with a photo of Jordan Pond with the Bubbles in the background. (I would walk my dog at this very spot when we Andersons lived in the Jordan Pond Gate House in the 70s.)

Here is the link to that story

The article went on to announce that Maine was very underrated. I’ll tell you something else about Maine that is underrated: Maine art.

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