• My Blog,  Photography

    October 2016 Flower Photos

    In a post last week, I talked about having so many posts backlogged that I decided to make two posts a week for a while, but last week my cold came back so I stopped working on my Inktober sketches…

  • My Blog,  Photography

    2016 Orange Tree Blossom

    Last week I posted about this year’s peach blossoms. This week’s post will be about the orange tree blossoms. The blossoms on my orange tree are never as large, attention grabbing, or spectacular looking as the peach tree’s blossoms, but…

  • Art,  My Blog

    Black Paper Sketches

    A few weeks ago, I bought a book of black drawing paper on sale. I’ve seen artist online draw on colored paper before, but I never thought about trying to draw on colored paper myself. Since I wanted to expand…

  • Art,  My Blog

    Rose Bouquet Painting

    Earlier this year I entered one of Spoonflower’s weekly contests. The theme was to create a floral picture that can be colored like a coloring book. I entered, lost, and loved the picture I entered so much I began to…

  • Art,  My Blog

    Experimenting with Watercolors

    A few months ago, one of my favorite artist, Megan Lara, sold a few original watercolor paintings. Although this really isn’t something I’d normally make a post on my blog about, sans if I make a post about the art…