Mother’s Day memories

Mother’s Day memories

Mother’s Day is this weekend and I hope you get to make some memories with friends and loved ones. I wanted to share some memories that Mother’s Day conjured up for me today. Other than me being a mom on this upcoming special day, I usually just think of...
Painting red tulips

Painting red tulips

Recently, I’ve had flowers on my easel. I’ve been painting red tulips and poppies plus other stuff but today I’ll just share the progression of the red tulips. First, I’d to thank anyone who has sent good vibes or prayers for my surgery. It was...
100% Totality Solar Eclipse

100% Totality Solar Eclipse

Can I just say WOW and how awesome it was to witness the 100% totality solar eclipse?! While I didn’t experience any spiritual awakenings, I did thoroughly enjoy watching this once in a lifetime event in this area with my son and his girlfriend. We were...
The total solar eclipse is coming

The total solar eclipse is coming

Just seven short years ago, we had a 99% totality solar eclipse (you can read about it here) and now in just a couple of weeks, we’re having another solar eclipse only this time it’s going to be 100% totality. It’s kinda special, especially...
Birthday Celebrations and Milestones

Birthday Celebrations and Milestones

This past weekend the family got together for birthday celebrations and milestones. My son, Asher, turned 18 years old this week. It’s hard to believe how fast the time has gone. Now he’s all legal. Thinks he is, too. *sigh* I remember 18, do you? Probably...
Loose floral painting WIP

Loose floral painting WIP

This year, I’ve made it a goal of mine to focus on loose floral paintings. I’m off to a slow start, but I have started. Here’s where I’m at so far. I created a quick loose sketch on this 40″x30″ canvas using charcoal. Charcoal feels...
Rabbit, rabbit, rabbit

Rabbit, rabbit, rabbit

Rabbit Rabbit Rabbit. Because it’s the first of the month. Okay, today is the second but I had intentions of posting this yesterday so I’m doing it anyway. Where does “Rabbit rabbit rabbit” come from? It’s a superstition found in Britain...