March 27, 2015

Open Thread

Thursday Afternoon Thread: Ladies Only – R&B Bands Week

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Divas Need Love Too … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: Famous Black Painters

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Annette Jimerson (born 1966) is an American artist who works on a wide variety of media. However, she is most widely known for her whimsical and prolific painting abilities, both realist and abstract. Primarily painting in acrylic and oils, she also … [Read more...]

Wednesday Afternoon Thread: Ladies Only – R&B Bands Week

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A Taste of Honey - I'll Try Something New … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: Famous Black Painters

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Aaron Douglas (May 26, 1899 – February 3, 1979) was an African-American painter and a major figure in the Harlem Renaissance. Aaron Douglas was born in Topeka, Kansas, to Aaron and Elizabeth Douglas. He developed an interest in art during his … [Read more...]

Tuesday Afternoon Thread: Ladies Only – R&B Bands Week

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Klymaxx - Meeting In The Ladies Room … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: Famous Black Painters

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Lois Mailou Jones (November 3, 1905 – June 9, 1998) was an artist who painted and influenced others during the Harlem Renaissance and beyond, during her long teaching and artistic career. Jones was the only African-American female painter of the … [Read more...]

Monday Afternoon Thread: Ladies Only – R&B Bands Week

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This week features Ladies only R&B Bands - are there really only two? (Technically one, but we're including A Taste of Honey cuz Janice and Carlita on bass was all that mattered) Give it up for A Taste of Honey and Klymaxx! Bernadette Cooper … [Read more...]