Peaceful summer times
Christmas baubles in July
Well I got through June. Whew! Looking out my window now it’s a promising summer morning, but that’s all new. Up until a day or two ago it was cool and wet. My youngest and I were lucky enough to run away to a friend’s beach house for a night and the second day it […]
And if you find yourself painting Christmas baubles in July then it helps that it feels like November around here. Rain, fog, puddles, wet. The uncomfortable feeling of water-that-is-not-beach-water between the toes when flip flops are bravely worn. A frequent desire to be sitting in front of a fire. The wistful holding up of bathing […]
View from my window
Today it’s about the pictures, not the words (or as much as a chatty woman can do that). I spent some time painting decorations for an upcoming grade 7 grad celebration yesterday. I had the opportunity to revisit the funky Pippin lighthouses and beach umbrellas. It was fabulous just jumping into the paint and that huge […]
This is going to be so cool!
This is what I look out at when I’m working at my desk. Pretty lucky. At times I can see big splashes from a seal goofing around, maybe playing with a meal. Other times a big group of dolphins swim past. This is a recent development in my part of the Sound and I can […]
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This is why it takes so long to paint canvases! Well here we go. First entry and I’m already showing a picture of one of the girls. Yikes. That is Lucy. She may look pretty and feminine but she has a nasty hobby (you think I mean habit but no, it’s definitely a hobby) of leaving spitty furry […]
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