Posts filed under: Other general crafty things I do!

Urban Wilderness: How to do a quick capture Have you always wanted to draw the way you did when you were growing up but don’t have time now? Let’s learn...
Haystacks behind us. Our spot to paint Lake Buttermere from. Wonder where the dogs went! There they are! Mist, Elkie, Paddy The breakfast at Rickerby Country Grange was always good....
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I read the following recently which resonated with me- Carl Jung: “Since it is universally believed that man “is” what his consciousness knows of itself, he regards himself as harmless...
It’s with immense pleasure that I look upon all my study books when I catalog new ones. I find it very amusing that I feel no shame in indulging in...
The yard is looking forlorn. Vegetables are looking like growing them has been a punishment. We are salvaging as much water as we can from first use of washing hands, fruits and rinsing...
Even if little, the little rain means thee gorgeous trees flower. In Palo Alto Art Center....
Each year, we recycle magazine paper into bows, ribbons, ornaments. So far since 2010, we’ve not had to repeat any patterns. This year’s ornaments were great but the tree never came...
Uma Kelkar’s first book on sketching, Behind the Scenes: The Story of Unsung Sketches has been released for online sale. It’s a beautiful hardbound book with 35+ color photographs of never...