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Day 124

Veranda. Watercolor. ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::

In the design factory workshop, I made a clay prototype for my partner. He loves it a lot and brought it back to his office.

Drawing & Painting

where the ideas come from

I was saying in the previous post that my current still life is in part an attempt to emulate Pierre Bonnard’s painting.  His way of placing objects, his uses of arbitrary colors — altered, enhanced colors — the ambiguities of his art are all things that I notice and wonder about. 60 more words


in the middle of things

The last few days I’ve been working on a large still life painting.  It’s in the in-between state — a kind of messy place where some elements seem well realized and other features are inchoate.  313 more words


garden to still life

The sunflowers seem to grow wild in my yard since that first year I dug the tiny little holes to plant these happy yellow beauties. This year I didn’t plant any, but these pretty flowers came back to bless my yard once again. 105 more words

Sixteen Miles Out

August book review- Still Life by Louise Penny (Inspector Gamache Series #1)

My Rating: 4 Stars

Book & Author: Still Life by Louise Penny (Inspector Gamache Series #1)

Genre: Fiction/Murder Mystery

The best part about being in a book club is that you get to know about some really amazing authors and books, that you might not have come across otherwise. 699 more words

Books & Music