Photography, collage, writing, basket-weaving, clay have all been outlets of expression. Art – Drawing – endlessly drawing with pencil, crayons, pens – trees, landscapes, people, flowers and more… Photography – I began using a camera when I was very little – a Kodak Brownie. I still have this camera and some film? The film is […]
I’ve always wanted to see the Grand Canyon. This year was the year. I went with my daughter on a plane, a coach, a helicopter and a pontoon boat. As we flew 4,000′ into the West Rim of the Canyon by helicopter….tears began to form. It is majestic! Here’s a photo of the amazing view.
Most Labor Day weekends are spent doing just that ‘laboring’ … unfinished household projects…like my kitchen, cleaning out closets and clearing the clutter again. This weekend may include some of these, but, I also plan to include some much needed R & R. Wishing all of you a weekend full of what makes your heart […]
We’ve had some incredibly hot weather here in Western North Carolina – in the 90’s with humidity….and the occasional thunderstorms. Life appears to be moving very fast for me and for most of those around me? A friend reminded me to take time for ‘small pauses’ – this is a great suggestion and with it […]
What will your weekend bring to you? How will you choose to fill your precious minutes, hours and days? Is the weather a deciding factor? For me, the best part of any day is the early morning hours…when I allow myself the time to sit in silence and observe the beauty all around me.. the […]
Every day is a new day. A Fresh Start – A new Beginning; This day is Full of Imagination and Creativity; As a Painter gazes at a blank canvass to imagine and visualize what they wish to see there; to create; So do I have the same opportunity every day to create the kind of […]
It’s been a long Winter, however, I do believe Spring is finally here! I’ve heard several people complain about the Winter we’ve had… I love all of the seasons… so I am grateful for each one. It’s wonderful watching the birds sing, the flowers bloom, and the big blue sky with occasional clouds passing by. […]