Archive for January, 2012

Quadruple bi-pass valentine

Saturday, January 28th, 2012

wip quadruple bi-pass

Both valentines day and my father’s up-coming open heart surgery have been on my mind, and this is what has developed. To either side of her are patches of black pomegranates, for real, I discovered them while going through pinterest images. Anyhow, since red pomegranates are associated with an open heart (not literally) I thought the black pomegranates would be symbolic and poignant for the damaged heart of this little valentine. I started it yesterday and its moved along quickly…

A gnome residing in our Oak Tree

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012


Monday, January 23rd, 2012

Had to re-do my Alice, I did not do it in the right format the first time.

Still around

Friday, January 20th, 2012

Not much going on here, still so busy with the move. I took a pic of our kitchen table last night, it reminds me a bit of a Vermeer in its simplicity.

This is my contribution for the Alice Project (link forth coming) if I can figure out how to shrink the size to fit the given parameters…

In Alice in Wonderland, the Queen of Hearts asks Alice if she has ever seen a Mock Turtle, `I never saw one, or heard of one,’ said Alice.
`Come on, then,’ said the Queen, `and he shall tell you his

The Moon and the Stars Followed Her

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

Almost done, need to layer up the stars and finish fix the hands

Hello 2012

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

A post in pics: We have new neighbors, they brought over this gorgeous plant

My patio flowers are flourishing with the wonderful weather we have been enjoying in Calif

There is a plant growing in the middle of our pool floor

Early Valentine love from a caterpillar

Metamorphosis in the bathtub

My hub using his magic breath to start a sparkler and ring out 2011, Hello 2012!