Category Archives: Explorations in paint

No Worries

Earlier this year Mr C and I both noticed that there were no Blue Jays to be seen at the feeders, while in the past they were plentiful. I’m not sure where they were but they are back in force! … Continue reading

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Playing In Watercolors

I bought an inexpensive watercolor set just to give it a try. I love painting with acrylics, but I found myself trying to achieve details that frankly, I’m just not good enough, or patient enough to make happen.  Watercolor  appeals … Continue reading

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Shoveling is For the BIRDS

Literally! They get space cleared out and the feeders filled before anything else. Priorities! I turned some pots onto their sides for extra feeding stations So we got about 22” of snow one day and today it’s sunny and in … Continue reading

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Sunday Stroll 9-8-2013

I’m still alive, just not in the mood to write on the blob lately. Let’s just take a short stroll today. Fall is approaching and the gardens are starting to look tired but the window boxes continue to shine! The … Continue reading

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JUNE? Already?!?!

May flew by in a blur! Mrs.Schmenkman came for our 17th annual Memorial weekend shopping and eating extravaganza. As usual we had a great time. This is a first… Schmenky is the blonde and I’m the redhead! Poppet especially enjoyed … Continue reading

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Latest Paint Class… and Tinklebelle!

Painting class again yesterday! On tap was and apple orchard with a cow and pond. I skipped the cow and added a couple of boulders and came home with this… I didn’t HATE it, but didn’t love it either so … Continue reading

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Another Painting

Last Wednesday’s paint class was stressful for me. We were to paint a hummingbird with a couple of fuchsia blooms. I was excited to do it because hummingbirds and fuchsias both remind me of my mom. I absolutely HATED what … Continue reading

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