so lovely to see the bees happily at work – inspired me to try a little wash…
Meant to be painting a wheelbarrow of flowers for an exercise, but got bored and started throwing paint around…fun though. The last couple of weeks have been kind of stressful, so I had to do something bright.
The original painting, which this has ended up nothing like, was from a book called ‘The Complete Watercolorist’s Essential Notebook’ by Gordon MacKenzie.
… I’m not around much at the moment. Thought you might like this photo:
and a little poem I wrote after seeing my license reapplication form. Gob-smacked.
at a certain age
we are called upon
to renew our driver’s license
must sacrifice some trees
for their beloved forms
until I am asked to tick
male, female, or indeterminate
I ask you, at 75
I should have decided
what sex I am
Playing with an extension tube on my Sony – these are really tiny images, hard to capture because you practically have to have your nose on whatever you are photographing…
…but this causes a certain difficulty in photographing anything that moves, because they rush away. This is a case in point – all I could capture of this spider was his leg lol
Haiku of Becoming
Gray clouds trail across the sky. In the pale winter sun a flock of geese (Ben Grafström--Akita, Japan)
hedy bach original photography mixed stories and music
Sometimes life cries out for a nice break from the daily routine ...... a pie break, so to speak. A time to sit, to listen, to reflect. To taste the sweetness of life.
Art Journey—these works along the way. . . .
Art is the Struggle to Understand
A blog about Sedums, Semps, Succulents and my garden odyssey
Colleen M. Chesebro: Prose-Metrist, Novelist, & Word Witch
"Be on guard. Stand firm in the faith. Be courageous. Be strong. And do everything with love." 1 Cor. 16:13-14
Arts resource, sketches and drawings classified by subject
The Official Website of Australian Writer Chrissy Siggee
Words about pictures by Michael Scandling
Author of "Government Property - A Memoir of a Military Wife"
一枚の写真は一千語に匹敵する／A picture is worth a thousand words
A Total Eclipse of the Art
quiet moments in nature