DOOR IN AMADOR COUNTY

These Indian Hawthorne bushes suddenly were full of these little cute flowers in  a previous spring. I remember how they cheered me up. (Floral Bliss,  Fri Floral Foto , Weekend Green) A few memes/challenges are in another post this week, but    CLICK  if you like to see the oil painting for children, Lion and the…

SOME THINGS DO NOT WAIT

    We are pretty dependent on nature. Cherry trees bloom in South. California, Balboa Park in San Diego,  they bloom between end of Jan. and begin Feb. This park with museums, art, corner, restaurants existed at least since 1926, named after the Hispanic explorer Balboa. If you like to know more, see Wikipedia. Randomosity:…

A BRAND NEW YEAR 2018

    NOTE: the ALL SEASONS post this week is BELOW this post! the link is open (only this week) till Friday noon, Pacific time. Winter wonderland in 2017 ( Makro-Tex) Whatever the state you were in, or where you are at in the progress of “becoming, ” whether 2017 was a good or bad…

Rules and possibilities (WEEKEND JOURNAL PAGE)

 WEEKEND JOURNAL PAGE IF YOU PLAY, BUILD, TRANSFORM, THEY WILL COME For the months of Nov. and Dec. I gave you some possibilities, posted here so you don’t have to look them up   The weekend Journal page began when I realized I  neglected my art in blogging, while that had been the first intent to…

DECEMBER (17) IS TAKING SHAPE

ONE WHOLE WEEK to buy or make presents (for the stragglers among us). I am DONE (yay). The only thing left is wrapping them:) Shape is an endless subject, for there is no object without shape. Even the clouds have shapes (look at  my sky scape and tell me what you see!) Here are some…

MUSIC IS IN THE AIR

  SCCROLL DOWN for all the memes/challenges this week   A young friend sitting on my living room floor. Jamming in her jammies (Pyamas)  – that’s what you do when you are a 3rd generation musician  – Bass guitar, regular guitar, drums (I didn’t ask further). Her grand father, and her father were band leaders….

THE RED and WHITE CONSPIRACY

  The ALL SEASONS post of this week is below this one! Interested in art? Look also the WEEKEND JOURNAL PAGE   For the comments, scroll down to the navy blue! Downtown Sacramento Old Town – some of my fellow Door conspirators  will be happy these doors are red. I’m not so much a conspirator…

SCRAPS OF GOODNESS

Scraping the scraps out of the pan because you don’t want it to stop:) The “scraps” here are spending time with our son. We have a different relationship with him than with our daughters. We have our traveling gene in common. So wherever he is on the globe for longer than a year, we’ll visit….

AMADOR 2017

  Last year I did a post on Amador County, where hubby and I live on an unpaved road, after having lived for  3 decades in Los Angeles’ suburbs. The reason for this culture shock was to have space to do bigger paintings. Still haven’t given up the specialty stores like Trader Joe,, Aaron Brothers,…

SEPTEMBER CHANGES

  SCROLL DOWN for ALL the MEMES AND CHALLENGES, mes amis! they are listed on the bottom and are direct links Clicking on the title of this post,  makes the comment section visible! The Hague, where we went to college, and our son as well. In the  city changes  can be visible by  the architectural…

CAN’T BELIEVE AUGUST IS ALMOST OVER!

          Mirror mirror,  on the wall – where has the summer gone?? (Weekend Reflection)         If I could be a rose, I would Floral Bliss, Floral Fri Foto, Makro-Tex – flower           Sunday One Word asked for colorful. That’s easy – this  has been…

THE VALUE OF TIME

                              Man can build many impressive and beautiful buildings, Los Angeles Area Simple straight lines in “glitzy” high rises may become stunning when nature’s colors are reflected. ABC Wed -Glitzy, Tue Travel, Weekend Reflection, Sky Watch, Fri Hunt: high rises and…