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Extra Paint May 22, 2017

Turquoise, white, and red

Sat unused on the palette

A zinnia born.

Art Prescription:  I finished two trees for UNC Hospitals today. Bittersweet…this work I do…honored. 30 more words

Intuitive Painting

Today’s book is Intuitive Painting Workshop by Alena Hennessy:

Here are some pages with multiple layers of paint (no collage):

Here is one that I finished using some of Alena’s techniques: 10 more words

Trail Ride May 21, 2017

All along the ground

Wildflowers mingled with grass

Sway in the saddle.

Art Prescription:  Took a long trail ride today! Perfect weather and the scent of honeysuckle filled the air. 15 more words

Trip Planning . . . Again!

It has been awhile, but the travel bug reared it’s head again and I have a full schedule.

Hubby and I have talked for years about going to southeast Asia. 565 more words

Art Journaling

Whatever happened to Sunday lie-ins?

Another early wake up today…so much for Sunday morning lie-ins.  Anyhow, the bay is looking beautiful this morning with plenty of blue sky and a few lilac wispy clouds and not a breath of wind – still bloody freezing out there mind you. 565 more words

Playing with Paper & Paint

Today’s book is 101 Mixed Media Techniques :

I found a panel with a busy background, painted it with blues and used scraps of handmade paper to create this from the “Playing with Paper” section: 10 more words

Fly through the air Art Journal page

Good morning!  Good morning!

I woke up at stupid o’clock this morning, thanks to a crow who seems to think that 4.30am is just the right time to sit outside my bedroom window and scream blue murder at his reflection.  604 more words