I’ve written a children’s book called, I Can’t Sleep With A Dog on my Head. It’s been described as a “sweet, silly book.” I know kids will love it. My grandsons, Oliver and Elliott and my dog, Boo inspired the story. I wanted to dedicate it to the boys but then I thought it would… Read More My Children’s Book Has Inspired a Series
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
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.
When Justine was three years old a salesperson brought a brochure into the school I was working in. I fell in love with this print for two reasons. One was that my mother had just bought Justine a pair of red baby janes shoes, just like the little girl in the painting has. Two is… Read More Justine’s Red Shoes
I recently came across an old photo of my girls with umbrellas, rubber boots and raincoats on the driveway of our previous house. I’m so happy I captured the moment on camera because it seemed the perfect one to paint. Here is the Photo: Here is my painting: I will look for a frame for… Read More Singin’ In The Rain
Anyone who knows me well is aware that I’m a klutz. I broke so many coffee pots when I first got married that we began collecting them just in case I broke another one. I bang my legs and elbows on anything I walk by. I’m just clumsy. I’ve never been involved in any sports.… Read More Bob and me