Tag Archive for pen & ink

Day 314 – A Good Man

I have been blessed with a good man. He is someone who I can laugh with, share my day, my successes and failures, and someone to lean on in the difficult times. Don’t get me wrong – we’ve had our…

Day 280 – Simplify

Simplify – to reduce to basic essentials. There are many things in my life I’d like to simplify. My pantry, my hairstyle, and my art supplies could all use some cutting back, some re-thinking. But what I’d really like to…

Day 265 – Sweet Doodle No. 2

I decided to just doodle today. I’ve doodled in margins of notebooks, on phonebook covers… on receipts. Anywhere there was a piece of paper while I held a pen in my hand was destined for a doodle. Sometimes doodles are…

Day 256 – Matryoshka Apples

When I was growing up I was fascinated with the Russian nesting doll that sat on the shelf in our home. I loved opening and lining up the the family of babushkas. I insisted on matching the painted tops to…

Day 250 – Dive Bomb

My dog Ella has the run of “her” 6 acres southeast of Denver. Although she is a horrible guard dog, she takes pride in her swatch of land and prowls the fence line, digs holes all over the field searching…

Day 248 – Marker Madness

I completely procrastinated my apple today! I needed to clear my head today. I hopped in my truck and headed for town, windows down – radio blaring! It is finally warm so I headed for the Farmer’s market and just…

Day 235 – Apple in a Bottle

“Some of us think holding on makes us strong, but sometimes it is letting go.” — Herman Hesse Letting go can be so liberating and can take you in so many new and interesting directions. Put that message in a…