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)

Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Symmetry (and Advice from a Cat)

This week for the Lens-Artist Photo Challenge, the topic is symmetry here.  The first thing that came to my mind had to do with how symmetry falls under “balance” and here is the outline I used when teaching elementary art (back in the day – ha) Virginia Standard of Learning 3.12  – Technique and Application … More Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Symmetry (and Advice from a Cat)

Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: Geranium Inspiration & Corona’s The Rhythm of the Night song

The Lens-Artist Photo Challenge this week is Inspiration    ***  This week, after chatting with Bushboy via his Feather’s post, I was inspired to bring geranium blooms indoors.  *** Splashes of indoor beauty can add visual rhythm to life.   Corona’s (1993) “The Rhythm of the Night” song is not to be confused with Debarge’s (1985) … More Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: Geranium Inspiration & Corona’s The Rhythm of the Night song

Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Negative Space

This week for the Lens-Artist Photo Challenge, Amy invited folks to share images of negative space in photography. Amy shared this: Negative space is the area around the main subject of your photograph. This space is empty or unoccupied. Spencer Cox at Photography Life explained it this way: Photos with high amounts of negative space are: empty, … More Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Negative Space

Pick a Word(Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #112)

Hello Readers – I hope everyone is doing well  I am posting to join in with the lens-artist photo challenge, which has the theme of Choose a Word this week.    Growing Tangled   And while on the dandelion topic – Check out Norah’s post HERE – with some flash fiction about this hearty (and playful) weed. She … More Pick a Word(Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #112)

Bikes in August 2020 (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #110)

Hello Readers – I hope everyone is doing well  I think most of the Priorhouse Blog readers know that this summer has been a rather “busy-busy” season for us. Things are winding down and we shall be posting more regularly once September arrives. Also thinking about a blog challenge to do in 2021…. still brainstorming – but keep you posted  In … More Bikes in August 2020 (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #110)