Swatching At Sunset: Daily Art Practice

Swatching At Sunset: Daily Art Practice

Couch Talk   My husband and I were driving on top of the ridge at sunset and I was able to capture a few beautiful photos in my passenger’s side mirror. I love how the lighting changed in only the 5 minutes or so it…

Under A Persian Sky: Daily Art Practice

Under A Persian Sky: Daily Art Practice

    Couch Talk   Here is another beautiful sky from our morning trip to the bus stop. Since the time change, I have missed the sunrise, but I am now looking forward to this time again next year. Isn’t that sky magnificent?   Daily…

My Casa: Daily Art Practice

My Casa: Daily Art Practice

    Couch Talk   My husband is still working his way through our house, remodeling, and he has only two rooms remaining. I never shared the final pictures of our bedroom so here it is. We still have a few items to purchase but…

Orange Skies and A Gouache Class: Daily Art Practice

Orange Skies and A Gouache Class: Daily Art Practice

      Couch Talk   Here is another orange sky to share. Our last week was busy and left me with only a few days to get tasks completed. My children had two days off from school, one of which we spent running around.…

An Illustration Class From Domestika: Daily Art Practice

An Illustration Class From Domestika: Daily Art Practice

    Couch Talk   We are into November now and I am starting to think about the holidays. They certainly have a way of creeping up, don’t they? I am thinking about my week of meals for Advent. Last Year, we made 3 courses…

Misty Mountains and A Portrait Study: Daily Art Practice

Misty Mountains and A Portrait Study: Daily Art Practice

    Couch Talk   I can’t tell you how many times I have reached for my camera the last few mornings. We have had the most beautiful sunrises over the mountains, complete with low hanging mist (my favorite). This morning was rainy and dark.…

It’s Been Far Oolong: Daily Art Practice

It’s Been Far Oolong: Daily Art Practice

    Couch Talk   We finally had a week to calm down a bit and that gave us an excuse to stay home this weekend. Well, actually our remodel gave us an excuse. My husband and son have just started work on our kitchen…

Is Hobby Lobby Inspirational?: Daily Art Practice

Is Hobby Lobby Inspirational?: Daily Art Practice

    Couch Talk   I took a break from blogging last week but I thought I would share what I did on the previous weeks Artist’s Date. While in the home decor section at Hobby Lobby, I saw this piece of wall art and…

Antiquing Makes The Perfect Date: Daily Art Practice

Antiquing Makes The Perfect Date: Daily Art Practice

    Couch Talk Life hasn’t been very exciting, just busy and busy doesn’t give me a lot to write about unfortunately. Isn’t this teacup lovely? I almost purchased it, but I don’t drink out of teacups due to the small volume and I didn’t…

Garden In A Frame: Daily Art Practice

Garden In A Frame: Daily Art Practice

    Couch Talk       I am still working through the book, The Artist’s Way. This week’s Artist Date took me to Hobby Lobby. I didn’t go with a plan but hoped to find some inspiration. I browsed aisles I don’t usually visit…