Garden Art!

http://www.melissabluefineartandgardendesign.com  New ideas come slowly to me, so when one does, I get pretty excited.  One of the things that bums me out about living in Illinois is how bleak things look as soon as the leaves fall.  I stare out my window and see grey.  And brown. For months and months.  **sigh.**  Then itContinue reading “Garden Art!”

Tilt

  This picture from my garden amuses me because what appeals to me about the Buddha is the serene centeredness…I didn’t realize until later that I’d taken the picture with the flower pot leaning off-kilter. Being calm and centered is nice.  However, when we wish to create it is necessary to move off center, reachContinue reading “Tilt”

A look over my shoulder

The music swirled in my head and the paintbrush swooped about on the large canvas as questions tugged at my heart.  In “Steadily Skipping Stones”, a wonderful blog I love to follow, Michelle asks when is a choice a leap of faith and when is it a betrayal of self.  I think I’ve got thatContinue reading “A look over my shoulder”

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