Monday, July 30, 2018

Keeping It Light on Yet Another Rainy Day

Journal - Another heavy-rain day, flooding in the area, thunder, lightning .... sigh .. Keeping it light despite the dark weather ... modified from a lesson by Andy Geeson

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Splashing On a Rainy Day

Journal - We're starting yet another -- sigh -- week of rain --- ground is saturated and by now so are much of our spirits ... every once in a while, we'll get a few hours of patchy sun, but rain continues in this unseasonable weather pattern we're in. Feeling wet and soggy myself, I decided to just splash around in my paints - and leave some of the rain outdoors ...

Thursday, July 26, 2018


Journal - A few friends joined me to sketch objects brought from home and some nature items. We sat at the RV Pavilion - had a lovely breeze from the fans and a great time ...

Wednesday, July 25, 2018


Journal - Our scheduled Sketch trip to Wilmington was canceled today due to severe storms and flooded roads. So I staged my own sketching session as an "Ode" to the days and days of rain -- my boots and husband's large umbrella.

Saturday, July 21, 2018


Though I now live at the beach, my favorite place is on the 'backside' -- the gold and emerald Marsh ...

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Southport, NC Marina

Journal - Sketched this morning at the Southport Marina - beautiful breeze despite the high heat ..

Friday, July 06, 2018

Purple Splash and Splatter

Journal - Playing with splashing and splattering again ... from imagination ...