Earth Story (26MARCH2022 Lens-Artist’s Photo Challenge #192)

Hello readers, this week the Lens-Artist theme is Earth Story. Amy invites us to share about the earth from our lens.  Starting with photos that remind us that humans are part of the earth story.  ___ Now a little section from Bleak House (reading along slowly for the 2022 #Dickenschallenge – here and here) and so this section … More Earth Story (26MARCH2022 Lens-Artist’s Photo Challenge #192)

Curves in Art (20MARCH2022 Lens-Artist’s Photo Challenge #191)

Hello readers, this week’s Lens-Artist challenge invites us to share photos with curves. I decided to go with an art theme. ___ ***   *** Now let’s switch gears (or curve in a new art direction) to explore some paintings with curves. __ As I explored curves in art, I was reminded that art has such … More Curves in Art (20MARCH2022 Lens-Artist’s Photo Challenge #191)

Close & Closer Shifting Perspective (12MARCH2022 Lens-Artist’s Photo Challenge)

Hello readers, this week’s Lens-Artist challenge invites us to share photos that show close and closer ___ I will start with this 100+ year old afghan (made by someone in the Priorhouse family line). We sent to a thrift store last week. It was one of the MANY things my Father-n-law left behind.  The other afghan … More Close & Closer Shifting Perspective (12MARCH2022 Lens-Artist’s Photo Challenge)

Odds & Ends (06MARCH2022 Lens-Artist’s Photo Challenge)

Hello readers, this week’s Lens-Artist theme is to share photos that fit into the category of “odds and ends”  ___ Spring is in the air with the beautiful Cherry blossoms at a local library.  You also know spring is in the air when you see classic YELLOW Peeps on the ground… at night (ha).      *** I took … More Odds & Ends (06MARCH2022 Lens-Artist’s Photo Challenge)

Richmond, VA Street Shots (26FEB2022 Lens-Artist Photo Challenge)

Hello readers, this week’s Lens-Artist theme is to share a special pace. I am going with street shots from my hometown of Richmond, VA.  Let us start with some photos from 2019-2020. *** *** *** ___ Now we have a few Richmond photos from 2021: HERE IS THE FOOTBRIDGE AT NIGHT — I thought I would wrap up this … More Richmond, VA Street Shots (26FEB2022 Lens-Artist Photo Challenge)

Guitar Hotel & Casino in South Florida (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #184)

Hello Readers,  The theme for the Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge is “Travel Has Taught Me…“ I have been wanting to share some photos from the Guitar hotel and Casino in South Florida and so today is the day.   Traveling to the Guitar Hotel taught me a little bit more about our current culture. Let’s start … More Guitar Hotel & Casino in South Florida (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #184)

Art Show and Fabric Art by Lucy Kilpatrick (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #182 & Sunday Stills)

Hello Readers,  The Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge is “Interesting Objects” and we have some art to share. On Thursday night, January 13, 2022, the Glen Allen Cultural Arts Center featured four different exhibits. Walking in we were surrounded by floral paintings from Elizabeth Cabell, which was the first exhibit.  The paintings were beautiful and I found … More Art Show and Fabric Art by Lucy Kilpatrick (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #182 & Sunday Stills)

Double Dipping Down Memory Lane (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #181 & Sunday Stills)

Hello Readers,  The theme for the Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge is “Double Dipping” and the idea is to connect with multiple blog challenges in one post. Some people do this often (I do it frequently) and so here is the Priorhouse take: First, let’s connect with Cee’s Flower of the Day (because so many other bloggers have … More Double Dipping Down Memory Lane (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #181 & Sunday Stills)

Favorite Images of 2021 (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #180)

Hello Readers,  The theme for the Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge is Favorite Images of 2021 – and #SundayStills also has this theme running from 1-2 to 1-8 (here).  *** Starting with a photo I took in the summer while in Cocoa Beach, FL. There is a certain area where they have peacocks roaming freely. I was … More Favorite Images of 2021 (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #180)

Celebrating (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #177: 12-10-2021)

Hello Readers,  The theme for the Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge this week is celebrating. *** Let’s start with this discarded champagne bottle – someone was celebrating.   The next photo is of an encouraging message for those who might have done a little too much celebrating – it says, “Last night was the last night of … More Celebrating (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #177: 12-10-2021)

Photo Story (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #176: 12-3-2021)

Hello Readers,  Priorhouse is currently on a short blog break – but I wanted to create a post to say hello and check in. The theme for the Lens-Artists’ photo challenge this week provided a nice opportunity (while also connecting with Thursday Doors) because Leya invited us to share a photo story – to “share images … More Photo Story (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #176: 12-3-2021)