I will now demonstrate how I create a simple flower art piece using my iPad, Stylus and the iDraw App. I will use 7 layers to demonstrate and create this simple flower drawing. (The more complicated the art piece the more layers and blending of layers I will use). The 1st layer is the canvas or background. I start with a light blue and gradate to a dark green to add interest, depth, perspective and definition….
Well, I am now a guest writer for one of my favorite bloggers, Jon Hanson @jon-hanson.com. I was thrilled and flattered when Jon suggested I do a guest post with my ever popular illustrations. The post is called “Grocery Store Aisle Hog”. It is Part 2 of my Costco Adventures. Part 1 is on my blog […]
I am very lucky to have “A Man and His Pan”. I have the most amazing husband who is majorly into food and cooking. Is that all he likes? Not by any means. He also likes anything sports and is a die hard Ohio State Buckeye fan. For this post I will stick to his cooking […]
Do you have a few favorite poems. One of mine is “May The Road Rise To Meet You.” Very recently we found ourselves at my husband’s childhood hometown. His father had long ago retired from farming and had sold the family farm. He had kept a small parcel of land near the old farmhouse and had built […]
Why is it we find ourselves feeling like we’re swimming upstream in our life? It’s as if life is going one way, we when we have chosen another. Does that make any sense? It seems that if life is telling us to go in a particular direction, then why not go that way? It’s as if […]
Have you ever wondered where your head is at times? It happens to me when I am so focused on something that I sometimes miss important things that needed to be done at certain times and I pay the price. I am referring to things like submitting our car registration by a certain date, paying […]
Welcome to my home. “Finding Our Way Now” is dedicated to our journey in life, work and all the challenges we face everyday. I will talk about the many demands we face when trying to balance life and work in our daily lives. It is a way for me to share all the lessons I […]