Monthly Archives: January 2015

Be Still Homework – Citrus

I know, I know, two homework assignments posted in a week! Well, I’m a bit behind due to the terrible flu. I am getting better though. The last three┬ádays I’ve actually been able to breathe! Last week’s assignment was Citrus, … Continue reading

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Be Still Homework – Background Study

One of our recent assignments was to explore different backdrops for a particular still life. Since I have been dreaming about my garden, I chose to arrange the books and seed catalogs that I have been pouring over recently. I … Continue reading

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Honor & Celebrate

That is what we did 10 days ago as we laid our brother to rest. As a Marine Veteran who had served in the Vietnam War. He was buried with full honors. Our sister Darlene made sure of that. She … Continue reading

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Expectations

We were traveling along the highway on Whidbey Island over the New Year holiday when we ran across this mailbox. We passed it, then on the way back I asked Brian to stop so I could take a picture of … Continue reading

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Be Still – Hanging Around

Actually the title of this week’s assignment was “Hanging Bottles”, but the one and only place in my house where I could possibly hang anything was the bi-fold doors that hide the washer & dryer! Anything I would hang there … Continue reading

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Be Still – New Beginnings and a look back

In last week’s lesson we were asked to create a little still life that would reflect a fresh start to the new year. I immediately thought of bulbs. Every year after Christmas I head to our local nursery where they … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Kim Klassen’s waterfront 19 applied at multiply, 54% opacity We wanted to ring in the New Year quietly so the family and I decided to go to Whidbey Island for a couple of days. New Year’s Eve day we drove … Continue reading

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