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
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!
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
I find it fascinating that I paint my paintings from following the happenings around me. In wintertime I tend to think more about the things I read in the News papers or about pictures I always wanted to paint and never did get around to do it – but now – at this time . . . → Read More: The Nature Effect
What do we or my readers out there in cyber land really think when we say “go green”
Fresh strawberries in winter, fresh blueberries for Christmas or
- eat what is in season and what grows in our neighborhood?
Or pay less at Walmart but replace it more often (because it only lasts one . . . → Read More: THE GREEN SEED EFFECT
AND A SUCCESSFUL NEW YEAR
every one needs a holiday from it all – hope to see you in 2013 – stay with me – good things to come.
My Dad always said: Der Mensch lebt nicht vom Brot allein— es kann auch Wurst und Schinken sein -
Man does not live by bread alone, sometimes enjoy what you have; there is so much beauty in this world.
Come to think of it, he had a lot of such sayings, ( Papa und . . . → Read More: Dad always said: