A Wonderful, Educational Experience in Africa

This is a wonderful post encouraging gratitude, sustainability, and acceptance. Enjoy!

Sweetbaby at Work in the Yard

Sweetbaby at Work in the Yard

The hubby was working in the yard.  I was taking pictures of him (on the sly, of course). I've been working on drawing moving figures and so I thought this would be a good exercise to try. As you can see, I don't yet have the courage to try hands. My husband does have them! … Continue reading Sweetbaby at Work in the Yard

Brood X Wing

Brood X Wing

  Look, I know we're supposed to appreciate the beauty and wonder that is the 17-year cicada PLAGUE, but I just don't. I don't like bugs and creepy crawlies and all that.  I do have to admit, however, that I actually do enjoy the sound of the brood; I'm aware that many people find the … Continue reading Brood X Wing

Spring Springing in the Corner of Our Yard

On Being “Self-Taught”

  On this idea of being self-taught in my art adventures, I don’t think that’s really a thing, at least not for me. Disclaimer: I am an absolute newbie. Although I’ve made many different types of things all through my life, I just started learning to draw within the last year and to paint within … Continue reading On Being “Self-Taught”