Today was the day I was supposed to be taking my first helicopter ride and starting my yearly trek to Florida. It didn’t turn out quite the way I planned. I’m sitting in my house, in my pyjamas looking out at the dreary Canadian winter. We bought a place in Florida 2 years ago. We… Read More We’re Halfway Through January
I’ve participated in a couple of open art sessions and finished two paintings. The watercolour is from a photograph of my grandson, Oliver when he was two. The day was a special memory because we had a small gathering to spread Justine’s ashes in the memorial garden. The name painting is done in acrylic paint… Read More Painting in Florida
My manuscript is finished and I have several people beta reading it. So far I’ve had positive reviews. Here is one: The first chapter is extremely well written and the vivid imagery grabs the reader’s attention. You juxtaposition the grandeur of the majestic homes and the beauty of fall in Ontario against the darkness and loneliness… Read More Let Me Tell You About My New Novel
I’m learning some new techniques in my art class. If you’d like to see some of my other paintings you will find them here.
I wrote about some challenges I was having, finishing my novel. You can read that here. Since then, I’ve buckled down, written two more chapters and finished my final chapter. I feel fantastic! If you’d like to read Chapter One, click here and I’ll email it to you.
I’m close to publication with my new novel, Rose Coloured Houses. Im editing and revising. Chapter One is available for free. I’d appreciate your feedback. Thank you! Here’s the link to FREE CHAPTER. http://tinyurl.com/y37fjlyf
I’ve been taking painting classes. You can see more about that here. My latest painting is here.
I’m taking an intermediate watercolour painting class. Here are my paintings.
I’m writing a novel, entitled Rose Coloured Houses. You can read more about that here. My book cover is ready. What do you think? Feedback welcome.
I’ve dabbled in watercolour paintings in the past but never really stuck with it. You can see my other work here. Now I’m going to dedicate some time to really learning and practicing. Here is what we did Week Two Week 3 Week 4