#ThursdayDoors & Sunday Stills Decor (10-28-2021)

Hello readers, this week’s Thursday Doors post is linking up with Sunday Stills #Decor theme (and a little late – but connecting with WQWWC #44, autumn theme). The first photo has some nice double doors, a touch of decor with the small pumpkins and then the left tree has the golden glow and autumn vibe: Quote: “And the sun … More #ThursdayDoors & Sunday Stills Decor (10-28-2021)

Flowers & Fine Art @VMFA (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #171: 10-26-2021)

Hello Readers, the Lens-artist’s theme is Weird and Wonderful this week.  In this post you will find some weird and wonderful combinations of FRESH FLOWERS and FINE ART. Over the weekend I met with a former student. The coffee shop we were at was seven minutes from our local art museum. We decided to take a slow … More Flowers & Fine Art @VMFA (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #171: 10-26-2021)

Norah Colvin @ Readilearn (Priorhouse Interview)

Good Morning Readers, Today I am featuring the Priorhouse Mini Interview with blogger Norah Colvin. Norah Colvin is a life-long teacher who has worked in various educational roles, teaching both in and out of formal schooling situations. She is a poet and flash fiction writer and five years ago she set up a wonderful online site that offers a … More Norah Colvin @ Readilearn (Priorhouse Interview)

Street Art in Austin, TX – (Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge #170: 10-17-2021)

  Hello Readers, the Lens-artist’s theme is Street Art this week (here).   Initially I was “only” going to feature an art installation at the Austin, Texas airport – however, I realized that the art connected to the entire central Texas area and so decided to show part of that in today’s post.  Here is the … More Street Art in Austin, TX – (Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge #170: 10-17-2021)

Ordinary Colors with Extra-Ordinary Vibes (Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge #169: 10-09-2021)

Hello Readers, the Lens-artist theme is Ordinary this week: The host, I.J., noted this:  “I’m sure you have experienced it yourself as you walk about with a camera in your hand, thinking only that you want to take photos. Perhaps you are wishing you had found a less ordinary place. But then something happens as … More Ordinary Colors with Extra-Ordinary Vibes (Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge #169: 10-09-2021)

Seen Better Days (Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge #168: 10-2-2021)

Hello Readers, the Lens-artist theme is “Seen Better Days“ *** This next image shows an old paint can that has seen better days. I think there is a slight reflection of the sky and trees in the image on the left.  This paint can sits outside of a door at this building and people used to use … More Seen Better Days (Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge #168: 10-2-2021)

Mini Interview with Amanda @ Something to Ponder About (for the Love of Quotes…)

Good Morning Readers, Today I want to share the Priorhouse Mini Interview with blogger Amanda, from Something to Ponder About (STPA).    What does Amanda offer at her blog? At STPA you will find posts with thoughtful sayings and seasoned perspectives on Sunday Sayings, writing Travel and Book/Product reviews, providing tutorials on Traditional Arts and Crafts, sharing recipes and … More Mini Interview with Amanda @ Something to Ponder About (for the Love of Quotes…)

Colors of Autumn on the Appalachian Trail (and Mental Health Message )

Hello Readers, the Lens-artist theme is to share Colors of Autumn. We enjoyed a two-day hike on a tiny section of the Appalachian Trail.  Sweet September brought a dash of autumn color – but there is still a lot of green – as shown in this first collage. The tree on the right reminded me … More Colors of Autumn on the Appalachian Trail (and Mental Health Message )

Monday Morning Blooms: Roses & Hope Now song by Addison Road

A little floral lift today: Cut flowers have been on a “blow out” sale this September and so we have enjoyed a few different bundles. Mostly multi-colored roses, but if you scroll down – then you can see some sunflowers too.  I have always known that flowers offer a lift, yet I was reminded again … More Monday Morning Blooms: Roses & Hope Now song by Addison Road

Artificial Light in Photos from Dec 2018 (Lens Artists Photo Challenge 9-19-2021)

Hello Readers,  The theme this week is “artificial light” and I decided to dig into the archives. At first I was going to share some of my recent “fresh flowers” photos (with some backlight and different angles) but then decided to use those for an upcoming Monday Morning Blooms post. So – into the archives … More Artificial Light in Photos from Dec 2018 (Lens Artists Photo Challenge 9-19-2021)

Thursday Doors (Leftovers)

Time for Thursday Doors with some leftovers from months past. So this will have some variety (all from Virginia)        In closing, I grabbed these quilt photos from the Fair we went to in early summer and have been meaning to share them with Tierney: https://tierneycreates.com/2021/08/30/rocky-mountain-quilt-shop-hop-2021-part-v/ if you are into quilting- you will want to … More Thursday Doors (Leftovers)