Dots & Spots with Amy Cuddy Reminder to Stand Tall (#WQWWC)

The lens-artist theme is “dots and spots” and the weekly writing prompt is “healing” – this post addresses both: The spring leaf drop from this little, potted shrub looked like little dots on the ground.    My husband is growing strawberries.  I think this year he will harvest about 50 berries. Hahahah – he grew … More Dots & Spots with Amy Cuddy Reminder to Stand Tall (#WQWWC)

Consider Emotions in Photos (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge 1/16/2020)

Over at the Lens-Artist Photo Challenge, Patti’s challenge today is to share photos the convey emotion. Priorhouse take on this theme maybe called moody and emotional photos. All photos are from last year (2020) and I guess connect to this month of reflecting. *** *** *** *** *** ***   *** *** *** *** *** … More Consider Emotions in Photos (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge 1/16/2020)

Holidays Table Settings & New Puppy (Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge #128, 12/24/2020)

Over at the Lens-Artist Photo Challenge, the theme is Holiday Season The Priorhouse take has some table setting ideas. This was inspired because Aletta shared her table set up:   I have a slide show with some table setting ideas –However, before I get to that, let me quote my good friend Linda, as she described this year so … More Holidays Table Settings & New Puppy (Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge #128, 12/24/2020)

Precious Memories & Ornaments (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge, 12/18/2020)

Over at the Lens-Artist Photo Challenge, Amy invited us to share some precious memories. The Priorhouse take has some old Christmas ornaments to share. This week, it was fun to AGAIN sort through ornaments and go down memory lane. The last five years we have been tossing/donating more and more Christmas stuff.  I decided to take a few photos to … More Precious Memories & Ornaments (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge, 12/18/2020)

Letter A in Virginia Beach: Lens-Artists Photo Challenge (12/6/2020)

The Lens-Artist photo challenge theme is Subjects That Begin with the Letter A  The Priorhouse take has photos from Virginia Beach, Virginia.    ART from Virgnia Beach slideshow  Closing Photos – Art Sculptures from the beach    Care to join in with the Lens-Artists? Here are the host links: Amy of https://shareandconnect.wordpress.com/ Patti of https://pilotfishblog.com/ Ann-Christine (Leya) of https://lagottocattleya.wordpress.com/ … More Letter A in Virginia Beach: Lens-Artists Photo Challenge (12/6/2020)

Pick Your Own Topic: Lens-Artists Photo Challenge (White)

The Lens-Artist photo challenge theme is “Pick Your Own” – and  after seeing Rusha and Janet both go with a “white” theme- and they both had such diverse takes, I decided to go with white as well.  Ready? Let’s go outdoors and indoors as we explore some photos with white.               Closing Photo  * … More Pick Your Own Topic: Lens-Artists Photo Challenge (White)

Now and Then: Lens-Artists Photo Challenge

Oh Hello Readers, Lens-Artist photo challenge theme is “now and then” First photo for this theme: “NOW” these skis make a tree, but back “THEN” they used to be used for skiing the slopes ___ Next, “NOW” these canoes make a sculpture, but back “THEN” they were used to glide along water. _____ “NOW” this car … More Now and Then: Lens-Artists Photo Challenge

Variety of Tea and Bar Soap: What a Treat (Lens-Artists & #Kindasquare Day 24)

Hello Readers, Lens-Artist photo challenge theme this week is “What a Treat”  First – the square for day #24 is of this handmade art piece, which can be a treat to make – but the message is also special: Even with the toils of life – we can stay “kinda fresh” if we sneak in ways “do what we love” (it … More Variety of Tea and Bar Soap: What a Treat (Lens-Artists & #Kindasquare Day 24)

Throwback Communication (Lens-Artists & #Kindasquare Day 14)

Hello Readers, Lens-Artist photo challenge theme is communication this week here. Priorhouse take:  First – do you remember these old phones? We sure have come a long way from these phones to the “computer phones”  Next, because the topic is Communication – that reminds me of a book I wrote about this topic. It is a book … More Throwback Communication (Lens-Artists & #Kindasquare Day 14)

Trees, Rust, and Gold-Plated Tulip Bulbs (#Kindasquare Day 4)

Hello Readers As some readers know, October 2020 marks the Priorhouse 20-year anniversary of moving away from Denver, CO (after almost a decade of making a life there). So October 2020 is sort of like “Reflect-ober” here at Priorhouse blog.  Today’s post, for the lens-artists “walk” theme, starts with walk photos from Virginia (the place we eventually … More Trees, Rust, and Gold-Plated Tulip Bulbs (#Kindasquare Day 4)

Change and/or Changeable (Lens-Artist Challenge #15)

This post to join in with the Lens-artist challenge for Change (here)      Okay – those are my seven images for the lens-artist photo challenge this week. Care to join in with this challenge?  Check out the weekly hosts: Week 1–Patti of https://pilotfishblog.com/ Week 2–Ann-Christine of https://lagottocattleya.wordpress.com/ CURRENT CHALLENGE: Week 3–Amy of https://shareandconnect.wordpress.com/ Week 4–Tina of https://travelsandtrifles.wordpress.com/ __ Oh and I … More Change and/or Changeable (Lens-Artist Challenge #15)

Small IS Beautiful (Lens-Artist Challenge 11 and 500-Word Fiction)

For this week’s Lens-Artists Photo Challenge, Amy (here) chose “Small Is Beautiful” for the theme. My contribution is this photo of the centerpiece setting at a local eatery. The table centerpieces were small, with subtle details, but they were artsy and fun to look at during dinner.   Lens-artist weekly photo-challenge prompt hosts are: Week … More Small IS Beautiful (Lens-Artist Challenge 11 and 500-Word Fiction)