Today is the 50th anniversary of the death of my brother John Kevin’s death. He was 16 at the time and drowned in an accident at a public pool where he served as a life guard. I had the desire to work on some sweet, light and joyous. How’s this?
This is a quickie little thing I did in a very short amount of time. Have you noticed I really, really, really enjoy painting flowers?
In case you haven’t heard, the Tampa Bay area has been overwhelmed by water the past week and a half. We were fortunate and avoided the early onslaught as we escaped to Maine for a beautiful wedding and a fantastic soul-soothing respite at the Wave Walker Bed & Breakfast overlooking Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National… Continue reading The upside to downpours
Rather than let them just wither and die, I took the opportunity to paint the beautiful Mother’s Day flowers my son sent me. What do you think?
So, it was another emotional and joyous Mother’s day! I heard from both of my boys, my awesome stepson and stepdaughter over in England, and David treated me special as well. Pete surprised me with an enormous, over-the-top arrangement that he had sent to my office on Friday. To say it was stunning is an… Continue reading Mother’s Day, 2014