. . . working on a new series . . . I call it nature portraits, must work on a better title . . . am happy with results.
. . . we use to have a very large tree loaded with ornaments. . . it took several days to decorate . . . divided the ornaments and gave many to our sons and their families . . . some to charity and kept my favorites for a smaller tree.
decorated earlier this year . . . have simplified over the years . . . one constant is hanging my Mother's 50's wreath.
. . . inspired by the grasses in the nature park, colors of rich green/gold, goldenrod, sienna and cranberry, simulate a woven texture.
. . . drove by our old home at Black Swan Lake, beautiful day for the convertible, we planted the two evergreens on the side of the porch, glad to see that they got so big!
"Artists have no choice but to express their lives.” I believe this Anne Truitt quote supports my compulsion