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Hello from Sunday night

I hope you’ve all had a lovely Sunday. It’s been an interesting one round here. Each morning in Feb. I’ve been painting a little something in a sketch book. (I know, white paper instead of 100 yr old ephemera! Well, it’s only once in…

February 19, 2017

Ariane’s Art Challenge: Tropics

I’m feeling a little on top of my work load and am so happy to be able to take a day to draw a little piece for our art challenge which Ariane called for this weekend. Thank you so much Ariane. πŸ˜€ The challenge…

February 18, 2017

Hello from Sunday night

Hi everyone, How was your weekend? I hope it was lovely and you got to celebrate something special. I love celebrations. Even just a Sunday morning lie in can be a celebration…which incidentally didn’t happen round here with our three who were up at…

January 29, 2017

Art challenge: Sanctuary

Well my dearest darlings, I harnessed all in my heart, but completely failed to paint myself a new sanctuary. Some days…eh? I wished I had taken photos along the way of the put together, painted, then ripped apart, then put together, then ripped apart…

November 18, 2016

Announcing New Art Challenge: Sanctuary

Please come join me next weekend, November 18th to 20th in our 201st art challenge. I’ve chosen the word Sanctuary. The world has been very loud lately and I think it might be useful for us to make ourselves a sanctuary to escape to.…

November 14, 2016

Art Challenge: Winter Salon

I’ve been sitting in my dark living room in the early evening wondering where all the daylight has gone. Actually, it’s pretty simple really, Rain-couver over here plus end of daylight savings means low light. I like my fairy lights and my candles. It’s…

November 12, 2016

Art Challenge: Return to Standard Time

I’m ever so grateful to our dear rosy girl Ariane for posting a new art challenge: return to standard time. I actually hate daylight savings time and think it’s an out of date ritual whose time is definitely up. Spring forward, fall back. A…

November 5, 2016
watercolour painting of sandpipers

Ariane’s art challenge: Tide

Hello everyone, I know it’s been too quiet here on my blog and it’s been a bit of a hard adjustment back to Vancouver this month. Basically I found myself with nothing of any value to share. Therefore I’m so grateful to Ariane for…

September 24, 2016
Veronica Roth studio

Nadine’s Art Challenge: A room with a view

It’s been a long time since one of us managed to host an art challenge and I’m so thrilled that we’re back. Thank you so much Woolfie girl! Nadine suggested room, with a view, so I looked outside my studio here in West Cottage…

August 26, 2016

Patrice’s Art Challenge: Blue

Patrice’s art challenge: blue, was a fascinating study for me. Because, you see, it was my depressed mood that the blue all revolved around. So a little not so good news from my doctor, (nothing serious, and I’m probably making way too big a…

June 11, 2016