Friday, May 18, 2018

Twilight Fall Tree. . .moon.

Twilight fall tree and moon. . . I used Prismacolor pencils, ink pen, silver pencil and pastels on the sky.
Thank you Eva and Kristin for hosting Paint Party Friday every week. I have a computer crash (will be fixed the coming week) and finishing the lessons. I will be visiting the following week.  Sorry about missing your wonderful are work. Thank you for visiting and leaving comments. I treasure them.

 1920s house. . .
 . . .trees in the side yard finally grew leaves.
 Squirrel up high enjoying peanut.
 Baby Squirrel up close.
 Horse in Pasture and Barn.
 Mallard duck in front yard. . .
 . .just bought duck food night before.
 Mallard Male and Female.
 Fountain cleaned and my Fern from upstairs.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friday, May 11, 2018

Yellow Cottage in the Mountains . . .waterfall . . and Pictures of the Week

 Mountains (some snow), waterfall, trees, Yellow Cottage and car.  I used Pastels, Prismacolor Pencils, ink pen, acrylic paint and marker.   It took me a number of full days to take the art classes on line, sorry I was unable to see any art this week. I have another class (not art) that is a variety of issues. . .so will be busy for another week. I appreciate your comments and thoughts so much thank you. Thank you Kristin and Eva for hosting this great Paint Party Friday.

 Tired Squirrel peeking over the edge.
 Our mid-court fountain.
 MOON the other night.
 Moon and Tree.
 1920s house, I never get tired of seeing this one.
 Very unique trees . . .clouds behind.
 Minx watching the birds and the squirrels.
 Bunnies in the backyard.
 Bunny in the shadows.
 One of my favorite trees, almost perfect.
You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending. CS Lewis

Friday, May 4, 2018

Paris Balcony. . .Eiffel Tower

I used Pastels, Ink, and Prismacolor pencils.   Thank you so much Eva and Kristin for all you do for us to be able to share and comment and learn so much from each other. I appreciate all comments and look forward to seeing all the blogs. I wish I had more time.  I've logged into an ART seminar and another seminar on line that will be till the middle of May. I will try to get around to as many as I can. Such a learning process which never runs out. Loving it though. Be sure and visit Paint Party Friday.

 Storms this week. . .soaking rain.
 My front yard plants love it though.
 Squirrel on the Patio.
My Favorite Tree. . .perfectly branched.
 Bird flying in the clouds.
 Horse ready to go in. . .
 Brown horse in front pasture.
 1920s House. . Picket Fence. . . trees.
 1920s house side yard/garden.
 Helicopter overhead tonight.
Twilight Sunset.
Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligentlyHenry Ford

Friday, April 27, 2018

2 Blue Birds Tag to go with a Blue Birds gift

 I used Prsimacolor pencils and pastels. Before I got Minx, I was looking at Blue Birds, however, Kittahs and Birds don't mix. . .Minx won out.

Thank you Kristin and Eva for hosting Paint Party Friday. A fun pace to be, to share, to learn and thank you so much for the comments. They are so needed and appreciated.

 Photos are of nature that I appreciate around me. The Pink, Red and Green trees are out. I love hearing the Fountain and this is our lamp light down the whole Courtyard.

 Robin in the Fountain.
 Dove . . . .
 . . .and other birds come to eat.  The dark purple bird
could be a Grackle or a Purple Martin. . .
 My Aloe has been planted in the Pelican.
 Squirrels still eat around it.
 Minx watches the Squirrels and birds and 
sometimes I hear a twittering sound from her.
 Horse is in the Pasture. . .pretty trees around.
 We had rain. . .my Patio fills up like a pool.
 Trees in Backyard are reflected in a puddle.
 1920s house surrounded by pretty bushes
large trees and a picket fence.
 This is the largest tree I've ever seen. Barn is behind it.
Not all those who wander are lost.   J.R.R. Tolkien

Friday, April 20, 2018

Yellow Cottage and Trees

I started with this picture and. . .
. . made another over the yellow cottage.
Thank you Eva and Kristin for hosting Paint Party Friday every week. I appreciate visits and comments so much. . .you all brighten my days.  It's difficult to see all of you in a week, but I do try. Thank you so much.

 1920s house across the street. . .
 . . beautifully landscaped. Our Large tree and shadows.
 Barn. .horses all have coats on. . .
 . . .very cold this winter. . .
 20s and 30s night and days.
 2 doves and a chickadee.
 Blue Jay steals food from Squirrels.
 8 or more squirrels . . .for breakfast.
 Minx is sitting on my chair behind me.
What do you suppose she sees on the computer!
Author Terri Guillemets: “Chase down your passion like it's the last bus of the night.”