art & crafts

summer fun

It is summer in the San Joaquin Valley, without a doubt. We've had high temps between 105° and 110° for the past two weeks! Okay, I know that's nothing compared to Palm Springs and Phoenix, where they recorded 120° — but for me it's been HOT! And...and, we've been running the 'swamp cooler' in the studio.… Continue reading summer fun

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studio time

I've been celebrating my studio since right after lunch. Today has been so much cooler and that means the studio is very comfortable. Finished a few pages of a new  project. some sketches of favorite Bible verses with cross-references and notes included. This project is teaching me so much. I'm loving it. Hope your evening is… Continue reading studio time

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problem solved

Well...It's taken all day, but the ridiculous communication problem between Windows 10 and my Canon Printer / Scanner is fixed! It works. Finally!  It works, and I'm back in business! Back to the studio...I'll see y'all again in a little while. 

art & crafts

bookmarks

This has been an Art day here... been making bookmarks.  I know, I know—iPhone and iPad not books. Books are [ugh] old fashioned. Never mind...I'll share my project with you anyway. First print out the five scans of my original watercolor paintings. Next, choose five beautiful craft papers to stiffen them. Carefully cut out the… Continue reading bookmarks