Friday Fun!

So the ‘fun’ didn’t really happen on a Friday, it happened on a Wednesday but whatever.  I had to travel 50 miles to work several hours and I knew the day would be slow and drag on forevermore if I didn’t bring an activity for Addie and me.  I decided we should paint so paint…

Wicked Walk 2/11/2015

I spent the first half of Wednesday baking heart-shaped cookies for our homeschool group decorating party, which was also held at my house.  We decorated and ate and had fun.  Then my good friend Amanda helped me prune my fruit trees,  It was the most stressful thing I think I’ve ever done.  There are no…

Spooky Old Tree

“Spooky Old Tree” by Stan and Jan Bernstein was Addie’s favorite book when she was three.  It was read to her by various parties at least 10 times a week for approximately 12 months.  I’ve titled my latest effort inflicted on canvas “Spooky Old Tree”, for Addie.  It has simply been to horrid outside to…

The Chicken Paints

I have a family chock-full of fine artists.  They can sketch, draw, paint, watercolor and make any canvas a thing of beauty. Then you have me.  I am really good at raising chickens, I cook a mean pie and am unintentionally funny (I run into things and fall down a lot).  I took art once. …