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this week {words & pictures}

This week has me dreaming of spring, can you believe it is already the end of February?  I am so happy I spent the month participating in… 313 more words


From the High Dive

Happy 2016!

It’s been a while. I could wax on about the whys and wherefores—about the assault on my sensibilities as Paris and San Bernardino were terrorized, about the vanities and vagaries of politics (Oy!), about the family dramas and health crises of loved ones—about the avalanche of words and emotion that overflowed in my head, but strangled the words in my throat and left the page blank. 1,196 more words


Poppy fields

My obsession with poppies continues. This painting was created when I couldn’t decide what to do with a painting that was “too busy” and toned it down by outlining poppies with acrylic paints. 18 more words

Art Techniques

Meeting Flora

The first thing my daughter asked was, “Will she have her dog with her when we meet her?”.  She did and Pearl is super sweet. 54 more words

Freeing up

A new blogger friend mentioned Flora Bowley’s book, ‘Brave intuitive painting’, and I was immediately curious. I looked at her video and knew this way of working would take me forward. 282 more words


Spread 10

These journal pages were repositories for left over paint on my brushes when I was painting Series 1. In case you forgot, I took the Bloom True class from… 352 more words

Art Journaling

Let Go says Flora B

I have been ‘battling’ somewhat with a canvas these past couple of weeks, and thought I’d share some of that process with you.

I already ‘can paint’ and yet.. 529 more words

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