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
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
It is my believe that one has to make art for arts sake first and foremost in order to be and stay unique and original.
Only the way we do bring it to the public has changed, like anything else in the time of social media.
The other day I came across an article . . . → Read More: to have a sale – or not
Just about December, this came fast. After a wonderful late, long stretched out sunny summer spell our winter weather is back.
So are we ready to think of Christmas? I will bet that we are not “on course “ this year.
Thanksgiving is gone – Halloween came and went – time is running.
But you . . . → Read More: NOVEMBER
Shop from home, save carbon points.
It is raining where I live, so who wants to go shopping in this kind of weather.
Just a few ideas to lift the bad weather spirit – or –
Small is beautiful – small is good Shipping is free
My pick in 4×4”on acid free water colour . . . → Read More: Shop from home, save carbon points.
I had planned to do more garden colors, the huge mob-heads
( Hydrangea arborescence) are showing off
and the strong scent of the pink phlox ( I like pink in my garden)
or the Echinacea everywhere, have a look
But somehow in my studio I squished out the blue from . . . → Read More: Changed my mind
Don’t worry, be happy
Some days are just not “your day” – restless night – first thing you see in the morning – more clouds – next sight in my garden (before coffee) – oversized slug, right on the patio – so grab the salt, OK – next – more mole damage in the . . . → Read More: Don’t worry,be happy