Getting Ready for Squam

Getting Ready for Squam

I was packing art supplies for the Squam Retreat today and this is howmy mind feels. Be prepared?? Or too prepared. I am trying to go with the no expectations feeling but want to makesure I have what I need. Can’t wait really, nervous and excited at the same time, shouldbe so much fun. I […]

Back To The Studio Table

Back To The Studio Table

The studio table was full of small sewn collage piecesto work on when the flu struck me down for a solid week. I need to pick up the colored pencils and gel pens an begin again. The weather is gorgeous this labor day and there are fresh tomatoesto pick on the vine. The gardens need […]

Night of the Dragonflies

Night of the Dragonflies

While walking the dogs last night in our neighbor’spasture we witnessed a sight we had not seen before. We don’t know if it was because of the torrentsof rain we’ve been getting, or just that wedon’t normally walk at dusk. In the sky were hundreds and hundreds ofdragonflies, black and white dragonflies,swarming around our heads, […]

Just Before Dawn

Just Before Dawn

The humidity from the hurricane is upon us herein New England. Too stuffy to breathe, too heavy tolet us sleep. Even the bullfrogs were silent. In the hour before dawn I snapped this photoof the float on the still pond. The sky the blue-black of pre-dawn and the water like a piece ofglass. Swimmers started […]

Circle Game

Circle Game

The words to this song by Joni Mitchell have beenin my head for days. Perhaps it is becauseI feel like I am embarking on a new artisticjourney and looking back at past dreamsand new dreams to come. Lazy hot sunny summer days give us timeto wander when it’s to hot to moveor think. Wandering and […]