Fitness goals: strength

Last night, I decided to watch a couple of episodes of Sabrina on Netflix and then I climbed into bed by 10:30. I skipped my afternoon nap and was sound asleep by 11:00 pm. As a night owl, this is a huge challenge for me. I’m usually crawling into bed around 1:00 in the morning…

Daily Art: Crimson and Clover

Another quiet day. My power is going to be shut off in a few hours. And I’m at a loss of what to do with myself for the evening. It’ll be back on in the morning. But still. That’s a whole evening without power. It’s like going back to the dark ages. You don’t realize…

Daily Art: turn, turn, turn

Here is a piece that I created this one a few weeks ago. I was inspired by the beauty that is fall. It’s the most amazing time of year when the leaves change from greens to a mixture of orange, red, brown and yellow. There’s something peaceful about wandering through the trees as the leaves…

Daily Art: A splash of paint

Another quiet and moody kind of day. Another kind of moody piece. Created with Corel Painter. Splash of Paint

More Art Therapy: Pitter Patter

Original painting with Corel Painter Essentials. I have about $100 worth of brushes for this program. It’s quite relaxing. I call this one – Pitter Patter.

Photography Art

I took these photos back in 2012. I had purchased my Nikon camera not long before and was really into hiking and photography. I was also in the best shape of my life. Walking through our beautiful River Valley became a passion of mine. Corel Painter does some pretty funky things to photographs. And I…