My story got sent in to the anthology today -- two days before it was due. Now we'll see what happens. I also started finishing up a couple other stories which have been held back by me not knowing what to do with them. It's time I find out. There are some covers that need … Continue reading Lining up stories and art
I feel sorry for my postal carrier. He's probably wondering what is going on. Actually, he knows -- he's seen me outside writing and painting and he's related to one of the people who runs a show that I go to. Besides, today wasn't our normal carrier, so he's the one I felt sorry for … Continue reading 4 books, 3 packages
It was my son's day off, so we decided to make a quick trip to the libraries and to stop at Hobby Lobby (gee, I don't possibly know why I'd need to go there - grin!) After I got my eBay shipments ready, we headed out. Picked up a few movies, more than we could … Continue reading Speed bump
Started out the day well. Got some more listings up on ebay. Then I went to work on audio editing. That's when the house got quiet and I got the bug to get back to recording. ebay auction going on - don't let this painting get away I want to make some adjustments to my … Continue reading Back to the recording booth
I think my efforts to wake up the sun are beginning to work! (grin) The temperature got up above freezing today -- finally! -- and started to melt some of the snow. Let me tell you how excited I was seeing water running down the street! My yard turned into a swamp, but I'll take … Continue reading Little by little
When I'm painting, the whole world seems to disappear. Lately, I've been putting on the Gaia channel, usually to some interview or another, and listen to it while I paint. Except that after about 10 minutes or so, I'm no longer listening; I'm just painting and focusing on color mixing and where the painting wants … Continue reading ACEO’s to see
I also like painting lanterns. This ACEO has ruffle cut sides -- I don't do them often. Here's a picture: Available now on eBay.
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Fresh off the easel and up for action now. Sunlight coming through the forest trees, branches above scattering the light. Click here to see the auction. Also, don't forget about the new Weblinks webcomic posted today!
In a prior blog I showed the stamped cardboard protectors I use to ship my original ACEO's. I also like to decorate the envelopes. It's like getting another piece of art and I hope a delightful surprise. Here's an envelope I did recently for one of my ACEO auctions: