I love octopuses. Very few things are so much fun to paint, they can be any color, any size, any shape. Not to mention just adding a few tentacles to anything adds movement and interest to a picture. So without further ado
Several days ago I had a strong urge to paint. It has been years since I’ve done much with paint and canvas. So, like anyone who is staying home for months without income, I ordered alot of supplies. Everyone one does that, right?
This strawberry is the inspiration for this post. It showed up in my strawberry patch a few years ago. Nothing I’ve grown since has topped it. Who doesn’t love elephant shaped strawberries? 1: Fanny Strawberry This is subtly wonderful the
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This is Cora and her pet rhino beetle, haven’t named him yet…. Got any suggestions?
This is Ophelia (I seem to want to name everything even remotely aquatic Ophelia). I suppose if praying mantises were aquatic in 1874 this might be what they’d look like.
Some time back I started a tattoo alphabet book project. Over the course of a year, and with the help of some lovely people offering up their skin, I tattooed an image for each letter…. That was the easy part. I had
All done! #victorianmantis #painting #prettybugs
Pretty maids all in a row
I’ve been silent… but busy. Lurking in the shadows covered in paint splatters, brushes akimbo, making messes all over the house. I’ve been amusing myself greatly steadily churning out one painting after another and keeping them all to myself (mostly). I’ve been