I missed a class two weeks ago because of work. That was a focus on the torso. Last week we had class cancelled because of the snowstorm. This week we focused on the limbs…first legs and then arms. The paper was Strathmore drawing paper. The medium was Nupastel. We toned the paper first, one of [...]
If (in one of those ridiculously unlikely hypotheticals) I had to give up every photo I’d ever taken but one, this would likely be the one I would keep.
A potter in Cappadocia Turkey
Ok, so I’ve posted this already and I didn’t take it (my hand is the one in the blue sleeve) but I think it fits.
Giving my niece a hand. Or two.
There's nothing at all artistic about this snap of my nephew dancing at our cousins wedding, but it captures his exuberant personality so well
My nephew makes a new friend on the Thanksgiving walk in 2009
My cousin gets a little closer to nature on our Thanksgiving morning walk in 2007
Lighting the candles on Mom's birthday cake
One of my favorite Christmas gifts this year was this artist’s perspective tool my sister sent. It made for good stories and jokes. First, my sister ordered it and had it sent to my mother for wrapping and placing under the tree. Mom had not been warned and was thoroughly creeped out when she opened [...]
My Desk next to the window, my new table with a project in progress, my kitchen shelves and pot-rack
(This post is especially for my sisters, to whom I promised it weeks ago)
It all started when I moved the couch. Six months ago? I’m not sure. Then there were ideas. And spots [...]