Sunday, July 10, 2016
I'm participating in a month of journal writing and watercolor. This is one of this month's entries. The prompt was "Where would I have liked to spend more time?"
Journal #NaJoWriMo #WorldWatercolorMonth
When I think back about a place I had to leave too soon, it would have been the courtyard at La Romita, Umbria, Italy, 2009.
There was something mighty special about that flowered courtyard -- flowers, pots, benches, chairs,fountains, brick and grilled beautiful windows and inviting doors, olive groves behind it, welcoming aromas from the kitchen, the sound of baa-ing lambs and sheep on the farm behind the courtyard, sunlight and shade, a sense of peace. Such beauty -- blue hills behind tawny-hued buildings, birds butterflies -- an oasis - a slice of heaven.
Wednesday, July 06, 2016
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Sunday, June 05, 2016
Journal - Pen and Wash - There's an old homestead near my home that I just love to capture in each season. The family has built a new home also on the property, but it always warms my soul to see these older buildings still standing.
This free-standing sheet will go into to my looseleaf journal as it is too large for my spiral-bound journal ...