Hello Readers, We were at the art museum last night (VMFA) and I had some pictures to join in with Nancy Merrill’s “things with wings” theme. I really like the shadows in the previous images. There were cool shadows outside too: In this next photo, I liked the way the two figures (lady … More A Photo a Week Challenge: Things with Wings (museum photos)
The photo challenge from nancy merrill photography is to FEATURE WATER OF ANY KIND. Here is my entry: And I like the water in this 1896 painting by Stewart: To join in – go here priorhouse , , ,, , ,
Joining Nancy Merrill’s A Photo a Week Challenge (here). The word is delicate this week. Here are my images: Right across from the two chairs (in the above image) is a beautiful portrait of Mrs. Derby (1888). DELICATE dress, DELICATE smile (This portrait took 18 sittings for Sargent to complete) This post reminded me of … More A Photo a Week Challenge: Delicate
The weekly photo challenge is transformation (here) and as I was thinking about my final Sunday Tree Post of 2017 (to join in with Becca’s Trees #315), I thought about how trees transform the world. To show some of this tree transformation, here are some different take on trees: All … More Sunday Trees (Transforming Beauty)
When I first heard the topic of a “good match” for the weekly photo challenge this week (here), I instantly thought of real matches. We still have a small plastic bin with matches in there. Some were given to us by my MIL, but many were from our own collecting. It feels like not so … More A Good Match
The weekly photo challenge this week is repurpose- here and here are my entries – all from Fredericksburg, VA . . . . . . .
Hello Readers. This is art digest #2 for the 365 Days of Art, which covers Days 36 through 42. I invite you to skim them at once or enjoy them one day a at time. I will be posting some daily art posts again on 1-16-2017. Monday 1-9-2017 Day #36: Watercolor flamingo by Jedi Tuesday 1-10-2017 … More Art Digest #2: Glass Art (Days 36-42 of 365 Days of ART) wine stoppers, dress & Plantation Florida 1993
And these are from Linda – she shared about 8 comics, but these were my top 3 to share (and they are linked to T’s weekly smile): To see more entries for the weekly photo challenge ANTICIPATION, go HERE. And Chris, who also has a nice list of “anticipation” entries too, has featured a cool … More Anticipation- weekly photo challenge – DAY SPA in the works
These photos are my entry for the weekly photo challenge: New Horizons. ~~~~ When I think of the The Mississippi River – two things come to mind: First, the east-west comparisons that older folks used to make. For example, someone would say, “This is the best Mexican food you will find east of the Mississippi.” I … More New Horizons – Bridge over Mississippi River
The weekly photo challenge this week is Relax, and to join in, I am sharing what made me relax this week – this large, beautiful painting by artist C. Loft: This post is also Day One for the Seven Day Art Challenge (inspired by J. Schlenker at a Thursday’s child) And because Schlenker is an author, here … More Relax (Seven Days of Art: Day ONE)
It’s not this time of the year without…. driving to see family (linked to the weekly photo challenge) comics linked to Mysilverstreak’s Just 4 Fun #15 . . . Hope you have a nice day.
Hello – wanted to share a photo from Fredericksburg, VA, linking up with nancy merrill photography for Small Towns Small Towns sometimes have eateries with a flag covering the sky light and old books piled high for your reading enjoyment. Small towns also sometimes have the classic hardware store, this one is called Earl’s True Value: … More Small Town Vibe