small step #3

I’d like to think that this week just snuck up on me. What’s more to the truth is that I stood there like a deer in the headlights while it ran right in to me. Man, the resistance was strong last week. For starters, it was a cold and rainy week and I couldn’t find […]

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small step #1

  Each new year brings new choices, new dreams, new expectations, new possibilities and new steps to be taken to meet each of these. It’s been a long time since I have written a blog post. Many things have happened since then. This website, for one. New friends and connections have been made and I […]

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Learning to forgive…

At the beginning of the month i attended Liz’s Create Magic retreat in the beautiful pacific northwest. After the retreat was over my sister-in-law came up to meet me in Seattle and we spent a few days between there and Victoria, BC before heading home. I have to admit, I am just now (3 weeks […]

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Encaustics Baby!

Finally taking a plunge into the world of encaustics. Something that’s been on my list for awhile. Just couldn’t pass up the chance to learn and play with wax in a class being taught by Judy Wise. With week one under my belt I can now make my medium… color it excavate and accretionate (okay, […]

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Grape picking…

Due to the heat, fruits are ripening faster than usual around here. So my mom, my daughter and I went grape picking this weekend to help out with the harvest. My daughter kept her eye out for wasps while picking. Even though it was hot, the company was great and the grapes were sweet and […]

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