Monthly Archives: January 2011

I’ve Been Playing with Paint Again

This painting started life as a postcard made from one of my photos.  It shows our dogs Elly (the long-haired black German Shepherd, now deceased) and Barkley (the short-haired white German Shepherd) as a puppy.  We still have him.  Elly is giving … Continue reading

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Threat of Rain

There was something about the light when I was outside earlier today.  I just knew that the sunset would be beautiful.  It was.  This is the first shot I took.  I loved the way the sky was lite at the … Continue reading

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A Little Slice of Life

I live in a rural area and near a lake.   A lot of people move to this area when they retire.  On the weekends, people come here from surrounding larger cities to get away from it all and have a little … Continue reading

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Postcrossing Time!

I’m getting postcards from folks now who aren’t members of Postcrossing because they know I like postcards!  It’s lots of fun, but can get a little confusing as to which ones to share with you.  One I shared last time … Continue reading

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It’s Was Really Warm Here Today….

….and beautiful!  It was such a great day that I almost forgot to take photos even though I had my camera the whole time I was outside.   I was running errands today, so I was outside for quite a while.  … Continue reading

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Completed Painting

You can see where I painted over the first “i” and lowered it.  I don’t think it will be as obvious when it’s hanging on the wall.  It’s still a little wet, so I can’t hang it today.  I found … Continue reading

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Beau-ti-ful Day!

You may not remember that I’m taking an online class.  It’s the Winter Dream Lab: Gifts of Imperfection that I first read about on Andrea’s blog Superhero journal.  She and Jen Lemen are the heart and soul behind Mondo Beyondo.  They … Continue reading

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Why I like this Photo

1/25/11 the two streaks of light from the sun flare the spots of green from the sun flare the way the fencing looks a little like it has drops of water on it the berries (that’s what I was photographing) … Continue reading

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My Well is Dry

I’m so ready for January to be over.  I know that I’m lucky to live here, especially when it concerns cold weather, but I’m tired of the cold weather we’re having.  I feel like hibernating.  My well of creativity is … Continue reading

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Sunday — January 23, 2011

I woke up this morning and then decided I didn’t want to get up yet.  I was trying to get a migraine and I really didn’t want to get it.  It’s been like that all day.  It was overcast and … Continue reading

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