Browsing Tag

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Carole’s art challenge: Piggy Bank

It’s the day before THE WEEKEND! The weekend of my open studio tour. (North Shore Art Crawl, number 39 on the map, find more into here) I’ve been busy with my usual art, and, while the song birds never stick around for long before…

March 3, 2017

Hello from Sunday night

Hello from Sunday night everybody and from a very quiet house. 🙁 Yesterday, our little girls came back with balloons; much to Morgan’s annoyance, who followed the string around the house without being able to actually get the darn, floaty thing. Zoe, Isla and…

February 26, 2017

Friday funday

Well, we did it to ourselves and today we are so tired, but yesterday we had too much fun! My daughters Kerstin, Chloe, and I had a whole day and night to ourselves. I asked them what they would like to do, since our…

February 25, 2017

Blue sky day

This blue sky day, perfect for a nice hike at my favourite park Lighthouse Park. Thru the trees, Down the path, And paradise. There’s nothing like a blue sky day to chase the gloom of winter away.…

February 23, 2017

Channelling my inner garden designer

Today I took a little jaunt to my favourite nursery Southlands for some inspiration. (sigh) I so want my garden to look like this: But the reality is that my garden looks like this: Oh yes, loads of work. I worked on the garden…

February 22, 2017

Garage to art studio project. And we have a studio!

There was a little sun this morning and the day promised to be not so bad, so I decided to do that one last push of work in the studio so I can actually get some work done and paint there. I gathered the…

February 20, 2017

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. 😀 The challenge…

February 18, 2017

Garage to art studio project. Almost there.

Hi everyone, It all feels like it might be coming together after all! Here is the progress over these last three days. Chloe gave me a few hours on Wednesday, I drove my sports car out of the space and we put everything not…

February 17, 2017

Garage to art studio project update…still a big mess

Oh boy. I really thought I would have all of it sorted by the end of this long weekend,but it would seem that my project is a bigger mess than I thought. The good news is that the painting’s done. All the walls are…

February 13, 2017