Saturday, April 30, 2016

Whatcha Up To?

Walked a few miles with Dave before sunup.
Drove Laur and Mack to Logan to catch their flight to GA.
Did some tutorial prep.
Vacuumed upstairs.
Enjoyed a coffee date at Zumi's with Dave.
Wrote some email messages.
Prepared a bunch of food.
Visited briefly with John and Mary.
Meditated.
Indulged in some time on the internet investigating the work of several artists.
Read a few chapters in Flora and Ulysses.
Continued culling pix from iPhoto.
Painted (and painted) (and painted) (and painted):


started playing with a birthday card idea














mounted Stria #2 on colored background papers and then on card stock



scratched a b&w itch by beginning a postcard



worked on SNeries #3





4 comments:

  1. Mounted Stria #2- familiar..the boat, the landscape, but now maybe an attempt to anchor? The black and white beginning will be something fantastic.
    I feel it in my bones.
    I sure like your tones.
    I can see it from here.
    I don't need no drones.
    And that's a rhyme!
    I love the shaded area of the first one's objects- stones? OH NO, another rhyme.
    And the last one- says Dotty all over it. And yes you do have a graphic design bone or two in your body!

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    1. Laurie, I'm thoroughly enjoying your commentary, thanks for all thoughts complimentary, nothing to make me contrary, your support is like a good fairy!

      I kept sticking my finger in different pies yesterday—had great fun dabbling in this, that and the other. My art of late has been a bit like looking something up on the web … I go to look up one thing, and hours later find yourself somewhere else entirely and can barely figure out how to retrace my steps! Today I plan to refocus. And, ultimately, I'm eager to find my way back to the online class I started in January : )

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  2. ha! Love how you do go astray, and laughing at Laurie's rhyming ways! Funness!

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    1. Going astray is not my usual modus operandi, but evidently that's where my art is taking me—and my pledge to myself when I opened the door to painting was to listen to my heart. I guess it's telling me it's time for a walk on the wild side with some attention deficit disorder!

      Laurie's on a roll with her rhymes, yes? Indeed, funness!

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