Category Archives: Musings

Ex Nihilo

It means “out of nothing.”  I love the process of starting with a few basic supplies (stretcher bars, a length of canvas, tubes of paint), and transforming them into a finished work of art.  I like to think that I’m making something out … Continue reading

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Oh, The Irony

Hello, Pigments!  It’s been a while.  As you may know, I’ve been primarily blogging over at Better Here With You, but I decided to stop back in with an art related post. Eric and I celebrated our sixth anniversary last … Continue reading

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I Cannot Hide It

I want to tell you how amazing this past year has been.  But to give you the full picture, I feel like I need to start in late 2010. October 2010:Eric and I decided to start a family November 2011: … Continue reading

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Let Heaven and Nature Sing

I know that I said I was going to update the blog with a picture of the dog that I started painting, but I decided to hold off until I can tell you the full story behind the piece.  So … Continue reading

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Giving It Away

*image found here. I don’t know about you, but when I’m donating things I tend to pick out the objects that are well-worn, out of style, or in a word, worthless.  When it comes to giving things to people in … Continue reading

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Animal Lover

I would consider myself quite an animal lover.  Not in the traditional sense though.  You won’t find a single pet in my house unless it’s the occasional wild animal being “rescued.”  Here are a couple of animals that Eric, Harmony, … Continue reading

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Nixonian

Not the president, but the park.  Harmony and I went there again and were not disappointed.  There are new things to be discovered every time!  Here are a few glimpses of our hike today. First we saw a family of … Continue reading

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