Monthly Archives: September 2014

Playing with Pumpkins

Applied Kim Klassen’s ‘greymist’ preset in LR, then added her ‘waterfront7magic2’ texture at screen blend mode, 100% opacity and her ‘sonnet magic’ at screen blend mode, 17%. Everywhere I go now, the grocery store, the farmers market, even the corner … Continue reading

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Suddenly Fall

I had been seeing the signs for a couple of weeks. A little turned leaf there, a hint of chill in the air. Then I found it underfoot, on my early morning walk. I came home to notice the new … Continue reading

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Friday Finds – Art Party & Signs of Fall

The above picture is of my first resin piece, made at Amy Duncan’s Art Party entitled Rendezvous with Resin. I had never been to one of Amy’s parties and I gotta tell you, it was a blast! Amy is an excellent … Continue reading

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Still Life Portrait of Grandma

The Be Still assignment was intriguing. Make a portrait of someone without the actual person being there. The idea was to gather things that might convey something about that person. I thought of my grandmother. At her death, her garage … Continue reading

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Road Trip – A Field of Happiness On The Road Home

Leaving Sacramento, we hit Interstate 5 heading home when we saw it. A huge field of sunflowers. We instantly pulled off the freeway and wound through the farm roads to this field of happiness. I think it completely impossible to … Continue reading

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Friday Finds

This is my first time participating in Kim Klassen’s Friday Finds. What is it? Well, its a weekly celebration of what we have found, discovered, uncovered in the past week. It could be unique treasures, special moments, life lessons, nature’s … Continue reading

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Road Trip – Yosemite

Our original plan was to tour through Devil’s Postpile monument, but it was quite a bit further out than we realized. Instead we chose to visit Yosemite. This was our first visit to this fabulous National Park, but it won’t … Continue reading

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Cookies & Milk

Cookies & milk was the photo challenge at hand, so she gathered her staples and laid out a plan. She measured and mixed and and she stirred, then stirred more, till it all came together as she had done once … Continue reading

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More Garden Images

Seems I’ve neglected sharing more of my garden daily images so thought I’d play a little catch up. These images were all taken the first part of August. I just love seeing the little bee butt here! The image above … Continue reading

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Road Trip – Meeting Family in Middletown, CA

It’s been a tough couple of weeks but am back to continue sharing bits of our road trip with you. Thanks so much for continuing to visit the blog. I appreciate your support so much. On the last day we … Continue reading

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