Spring is here, at least for some! Regardless, this time of year brings thoughts of flowers and butterflies, things we all look forward to. With that in mind, I’ve been creating many paintings of flowers and butterflies. Many are now available as individual art pieces. These same art images are now available in sets of […]
I love flowers and couldn’t help taking a million pictures when I saw them. As a result, I was doing all kinds of closeups. What was so amazing to me were the window boxes full of flowers? Elsie had asked “How do they keep them so nice and water them?”. That was a very good question because many are in very high places. How and whatever they do, they are just beautiful.
Over the past week-end, I was by myself still working on getting over a very bad flu. For the first time, in a good while I was able to spend time in my garden. For more reasons than I care to innumerate, I have not been looking after my garden. I love my garden. It […]
Spring came early this year for Northern California. The spring flowers I love so much did the same. When the spring flowers are in full bloom, I think of my Mom. My mother passed several years ago. While she was alive, I would always send her flowers or a gift on that special day. Even though she’s no […]
A daughter’s memory of her mother is a precious sometime funny thing, don’t you think? Mother’s Day is fast approaching. Many of us are considering what we will do or what gifts to buy to show how much we love our mothers. We will do many things to show our appreciation for all they have […]
I very much love my garden. One could say I never grew out of playing in the dirt. Growing flowers are one of my favorite parts of gardening, no surprise there. Flowers come in all sizes, shapes, colors and temperaments. There are annuals, succulents, perennials, flowering bushes and trees. The variety is endless. Some are fragile […]