How did it get to be August so quickly? My summer feels like it has passed very quickly, almost a blur at times. The last three months have brought on a lot of change for my view from 1502. Most times I feel like I am still catching my breath, and hang on while my life clicks along, like … Continue reading Sunflowers; Crazed with the love of light
As fall weather brings out weather that varies from cool frosts, sunny and/or rainy days, it seems to have stimulated my friends, neighbors and coworkers holiday spirit. I, certainly find that it is easier to focus on the holidays and shopping when mother nature reminds me with beautiful colors, falling leaves, frosts and cool temperatures, … Continue reading Holiday Season Opens Early…
This beautiful basket of hydrangeas will be the last of the beautiful flowers for the season. As you can see there are several stages of bloom. I love to keep a few to dry they make great arrangements for fall and winter season. I almost forgot to grab some this year! I just love this basket, I … Continue reading
This post is short, and mostly to brag about the children's art from my class that that I taught yesterday. I had 3 great students who really seemed to enjoy learning a bit about the artist, Van Gogh, and then recreating their own version of his sunflower paintings. Enjoy the work of these blooming artists (pun … Continue reading
Do you ever think about how our lives are influenced by numbers? Or, how many ways the number seven appears in our order of things? While working on these journal entries I have been researching the meanings of numbers, and what they mean, and wondering why we feel compelled to put order and number … Continue reading Day 7: Time…… is what keeps everything from happening at once
I want to thank everyone that has been supporting and encouraging me and to let you know that your efforts are not in vain- I have some news. The site stats for this blog are almost at 300. I know. some blogs get that many a day. But we are just getting started, … Continue reading Day 6: …..Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
Today, I felt moved to paint very early in the day. So, my painting for the day has been done for hours. I have been waiting to blog today's entry for hours. And, if you don't know me very well-patience is NOT my virtue. Impressionism seems to be where its at for right now. … Continue reading Day 5…flaming flowers that brightly blaze……