Friday, August 21, 2015

Searching for Roy G Biv 4: Brown



Found this lovely book in a thrift store yesterday along with this fat brush.  The front pages are a lovely chocolate brownie marble mix !!! I love brown it is every where in my home in every shade. I took photos of some of my favorites.
sewing basket

Monkey Balls, they are seeds from a tree in Africa.  Crafts people crave beautiful designs into them and sell them as decorations. Basket is from Zululand, Natal South Africa. The black one is a walnut:)
A Beautiful potted bowl my son Baseem made!!

I Love Brown!!!!! To see more brown pop over to Julie B Booth or to Jennifer Coyne Quden for the  Searching for Roy G Biv 4: Brown blog hop list.


Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Flowers and Vases


Having a break from rust printing and encaustic work, I took out the gouache to play. I think I got a little obsessed , still going after about 50 flowers. 






Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Atlas Doodles






This happen the other night while watching Grey's Anatomy season 3 finale. I know I'm behind the times.


Friday, June 19, 2015

Indigo Skies











Indigo is definitely I hard one to pin down, but oh so beautiful. See more indigo searches at Judy B Booth

Monday, June 15, 2015

Burlap!


Came into a PILE of old burlap bags! It was a chore to wash them out, including the old coffee beans but now that they are ready to be used I am loven them. Something about the raw materials, the warp and weft, the texture hmmmmm what can I do with them.



printing with burlap