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CHICAGO IS MY KIND OF TOWN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Chicago is my kind of town, I was born and raised in the Chicago suburds..burds as they call it..whenever I got a chance Iwe went downtown to Rush St. Michigan Ave and such..It has the most wonderful restaurants and lounges I always loved the piano bars, when we walked in lovely soft piano music was playing what fun.
When I wanted to just think and settle my mind -do to the fact that I had a my own restaurant and lounge and family and just wanted to relax. I found my little gettaway there at Lake Michigan it was so awesome to see and listen to the waves splash against the rocks…which was my favorite place to go ( the rocks ). Sailing on those waters are so awesomel!! From the boats you see the beautiful water front and with the high rises just beaming,.it is so wonderfull I know alot of you have been there so I am sure you agree with me.

I looked for the video, of course by Frank Sinatra because that was a song he always sang. But this video showed up and I couldn’t resist, it has little bits and pieces of the 30’s ..gee maybe even the 20’s..and all the way up till today…I have to say…it sure brought tears when I looked at it. great memories……I miss my home town…oh I forgot to mention Navy Pier..how wonderful that is. and so fun..I.loved the video and wanted to share my home town with you…Art Inspired by music..Sherri :):)

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Seeing as Gina is a super artist and photographer and a Chicago bears fan!!!! had to put her in with my other artist friends..GO BEARS GO ..AND YOU GET EM GINA!!!!

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PS There is NO ketchup on a true Chicago hot dog! Had to make that perfectly clear…..:-))
hehe..by Gina, another suburd of Chicago artist
and protector of Whales..stop by and see her wonderful photos of these beautiful whales

DAWN!!! EASTSIDER
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Dawn is also on the Lake Michigan, and she is quite the artist and photographer..she is being featured in Sojie7 try to catch there and see her wonderfu art and of course her site…although I am sure you have seen her lovely art before.
Eastsider did this wonderful collage for me..beautiful!!!


GENE…JAMIMMINGENE
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Gene lives on the otherside of lake Michigan, So he and I were long distance neighbors several years ago lol. He is a very good friend and I wanted you to see his wonderful site. Of course I am sure you know Gene…he is a great protector of BIG CATS AND LITTLE kitties and all animals..He works hard to protect them and has some wonderful pictures of them on his site..please do see his wonderful photography and art!!!


LEE…LEONIE7
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I know you all know my partner in New Creations Of Beautiful Color, Lee..but I thought, Maybe you haven’t been to see her art for awhile -she is always doing something new with her art!!!! and always so beautiful!!!


LIZ…EOCONNOR
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Liz is our kind of artist, she has her very own unique style and lovely at that…she is a retired nurse and loves doing her art now that she has the time…I am sure you have seen her beautiful art before. Liz is always creating something new..so maybe you haven’t seen them yet!!!

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    BasantSoni, what awesome artist he is…as is Lee and Liz…they all have the awesome ARTdone there own special way!!!!!
    BasantSoni has a special type of art…he calls his works IMMORTALS all his art is so intricate and I would imagine so time consuming…he uses only organic leaves, flowers tree bark and and anything else that is natural!!!. little dead leaves and flowers Etc..he brings back to life in his art..you have to see it to believe it. thats our BasantSoni..

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  • Dawn M. Becker
    Dawn M. Beckerover 4 years ago

    What a beautiful image…WOW Sherri…it’s gorgeous!!! :-)

  • Oh this was so much fun…oh heck I should put you oh there you are a wisconsin person…close to lake michigan …right…will do that in a little while..heck we were neighbors..lol sherri :):)

    – Sherri Nicholas

  • aspectsoftmk
    aspectsoftmkover 4 years ago

    i love the colors dear dear sherri and i love chicago…:))) yes the piano bars are fabulous…and i love the architecture there…your creation sherri is fantastic…the buildings up into the light…the stars…really cool my friend..it has great energy. and the video is perfect…have a great day my dear friend..filled with love and hope and peace for all nations…

  • Wasn’t the video good, he didn’t sing it to well but thats ok…thank you so much…oh Terri , I miss it so much…the whole aura about it…just love it…oh well I have my wonderful memoriess..and love them..you have agreat day to dear Terri, with lots of hugs, love peace and hope yes lots of hope for us and all nations my spiritual…thank you!!! Sherri :):)

    – Sherri Nicholas

  • Sherri     Nicholas
    Sherri Nic...over 4 years ago


    hope you all enjoy it..hugs

  • ginabgood1
    ginabgood1over 4 years ago

    I am originally from Joliet so I really enjoyed the video too! I remember going at Christmas time to see the windows at Marshall Field’s and follow the story they told for an entire city block. Not to mention Skate on State. The last time I went for Christmas it was so cold (wind chill was -40) that even Santa headed home!!!

  • how funny Gina, yep it sure is a beautiful town..I lived in Palos Park, that was not to far from Joliet ….but every chance I got…I went downtown thru the underground streets and one time came up on Michigan Ave.and it was snowing and it was very close to Christmas and when I came up from the darkness down there..oh my goodness the Christmas white lights and the snow falling it is one of my most favorite memories…oh for sure it gets really really cold with the wind chill…ok neighbor…thank you for your comment ..oh right Marshall Fields are heard they are turning that into a Target….people are not to happy seeing as it was a historical site….enjoy your day…sherri:):)

    – Sherri Nicholas

  • leonie7
    leonie7over 4 years ago

    this is so beautiful it is a real honor to have my link to this fabulous work of art all done in my favorite colours to love it well done sweetie lol lee

  • Good Morning dear Lee, you aren’t even near or even close to Chicago, but we are close…so that makes you close to Chicago..hehe..love and hugsss

    – Sherri Nicholas

  • Dawn M. Becker
    Dawn M. Beckerover 4 years ago

    Yes Sherri, I am right on lake Michigan…the east side of Milwaukee…I was in Chicago back in 2006…it’s pretty cool there, but after living in New York, all other cities seem small to me now!!! heehee…NY is HUGE!!! I love Navy Pier in Chicago… :-)

  • Oh how great that is…don’t you think it is such a beautiful lake and of course living in New York…well thats a great town to…Navy pier I remember when it was just that a pier…with a big stadium..my daughters use to go there for gymnastics…its amazing what they did to it…thanks,,I will put you up in a bit..before I put it in groups…:):)sherri

    – Sherri Nicholas

  • AngelinaLucia10
    AngelinaLucia10over 4 years ago

    WOW Sherri this is just stunning..love everything about it!!!!!! Fantastic video!!!!!! :-)) hugssss

  • Oh I am so happy Angelina, that you like it…thats special to me being a wonderful friend..I loved the video…I wanted Frank Sinatra..but I like this video so much…so some body else sang it. thank you again…Angelina!!!! sherri :):) lots of huggggs

    – Sherri Nicholas

  • reclusiveartist
    reclusiveartistover 4 years ago

    Sherri, this is truly stunning! I LOVE Chicago…you have captured it’s shimmering, bright lights, architecture, and cool breezes with your glorious cool colors..this is a very special piece! I love it!!

  • Oh I am so happy to hear, I knew you were special …now I know it for sure.lol of course only teasing you..you describe it so beautifully ..thanks so very much dear Lisa!!! Sherri :):)

    – Sherri Nicholas

  • mscornwall
    mscornwallover 4 years ago

    great work, I just love how these colours go together :) xxx

  • Hi Denise, thank you so much…sometimes my paintings turn out different then what I planned on ..but when I saw what was happening…it turned into Chicago…thank you again..sherri :):)

    – Sherri Nicholas

  • Isa Rodriguez
    Isa Rodriguezover 4 years ago

    o………sista!. I know what you mean. this is a beautiful rendering. . i loved reading how much you love your town. I feel the same way about new york:)

  • Hi Isa, my sista!!! thank you so much…I am so grateful to you for reading it..yea, its hard to leave our towns…do you still live in New York? if you do it really is hard and if not…wow! you are lucky!!! Frank Sinatra Sang that song great..it was one of my favorite all time songs…when I moved here to California, it was so popular..Frank Sinatra had a home here..so of course you heard the song all the time…great..I am so happy you enjoyed it…thank you so much…Sherri:):)

    – Sherri Nicholas

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