Our trip ( husband and I) brought me back to the ocean, nature and the paintbrush.
Ucluelet and our BostromsBandB.com made it happen.
From here I plan to SPRAY out into all directions, please, make it a habit to come back and see the progress.
Do not forget and give me your opinion, it . . . → Read More: Inspiration – West Coast – (new paintings added)
just 2 paintings with mother earth in mind
ocean and wind power size: 24×30″ acrylic on canvas
Flower in power size: 12×22″ acrylic on canvas
this abstract painting is for earth day and the importance of water
title: #057 – holding the power
. . . → Read More: Earth Day – any day +water
Life comes in three parts
1) Growing up
2) Life came in the way
3) Continue to grow
” STICKS AND STONES”
And that is because:
When” #3″ comes around in your life, one thinks a lot about the years of “#1″ and most likely with . . . → Read More: I FIGURED IT OUT
What do we really understand or mean when we say “GOING GREEN”?
Less garbage, less plastic, less house, less junk food?
It means a lot of different things to different people!
Smaller house? No plastic at all? not following every trend which comes a long? Less electricity- no hairdryer, no toaster oven?
Many things . . . → Read More: Going –going – green
Can anybody think of a better way to fill your day?
If my memory serves me right I was only 13 when I thought I could cook a better dinner than my mother did – teenager –eh.
(But I do not remember how it turned out, lucky me.)
. . . → Read More: The colour of Cooking – Gardening and Painting!
Pierre Soulages (French Painter, post war abstractionist) has an amazing show in”The Pompidou Gallery”, Paris.
I did a little research – (thanks to Google, I do not have to leave my house, buy expensive tickets to fly to Paris ( would not mind so) or expensive tickets to . . . → Read More: The man in black
I hear my mother say, -go – take your bike and come home with some wild spring flowers.
My garden is probably shaped of these memories, the idea of wild flowers, or going in the garden to pick a bunch of flowers for the breakfast table, no hybrids or exotics just locals. If possible . . . → Read More: Fruehlings Blumen Spring Flowers
I am not a gardener – but I love our garden- love working in the garden – trial and error is the game
The # 13 is my favourite number, born on the 13th, married on the 13th still living and still married!!!! —– but never won the lottery on the 13th ( or not at . . . → Read More: “WINTER ACONITE”
Seems to me that was a very short year, did I oversleep a few weeks or something???? We did a little travelling, , a bit visiting - a bit doing nothing and long hours in the garden - as in ——– planting,weeding,weeding,resting,sleeping,watching things grow,watching birds making out
Had some sick days, had . . . → Read More: 2012 – Gone, but not forgotten
“To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.” – David Viscott “Each moment of a happy lover’s hour is worth an age of dull and common life” – Aphra Behn “We can do no great things; only small things with great love.” – Mother Teresa “Love is a . . . → Read More: and now the love-in mode, Valentine