In 1960, author John Steinbeck set off with his dog, Charley, on a 10,000 mile jaunt around America. Two years … More
I recently purchased a 14″ x 17″ newsprint pad, and I’ve been having so much fun with it! I bought … More
Those of you who’ve followed this blog for a while already know that while I might talk about craft projects … More
Today our season changes from summer to autumn. It’s my favorite time of the year. It’s also the time of … More
It’s that time of the year! Autumn is so close I can almost feel it. For those of us in … More
Along with berry-hunting on the hiking trails, my husband and I also did a bit of birding over the Labor Day … More
Every year as autumn comes around and holidays like Halloween, Dia de los Muertos, and All Hallow’s Day grow nearer, … More
Yesterday I wrote about sticks and stones, and I’m not yet finished with Mother Nature and her contributions to the … More
Becoming an artist has certainly made Christmas shopping much easier for my family and friends. Everyone knows what I want … More
Happy Holidays to All!
…it’s no work of art, but for me, this holiday card was a little victory.
Just a quick little post to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. It is, of course, an American holiday that isn’t … More
I saved one Inktober prompt for today. It’s the gift prompt. When that prompt appeared, I spent a morning making Halloween silhouette … More
Once again I’m interrupting the daily Inktober drawings — not to share any big announcements, but to give others the opportunity … More
I’ve been reading about Gothic art — not the historical sort, but the more modern-day concept that many artists have embraced. I’ll … More
It might seem a little early for some folks, but I love Halloween, and this weekend my husband is getting … More
I’ve probably shared this site before, but I wanted to take a moment to share it again because it has … More
Una Paloma Blanca means a white dove, and maybe you’ve seen doves gliding through the sky. Most likely you’ve heard George … More
You might think that the painting you’re looking at was drawn by one of our grandchildren. You would be wrong. … More
I do want to thank everyone for the friendship and encouragement I’ve received since I began “Artistcoveries” in 2016, and I hope to reach a point where I can resume my art studies this spring.