The face is officially complete! I love painting eyes, I enjoy the challenge of perfecting all the little details and color variations.
I can’t wait until it’s complete…I have to give you a sneak peek at something I’m working on: a digital-oil portrait of my youngest daughter, Pippi. I am almost finished her face–I always paint the face first when I paint … Read More
So, this is me post novel. It’s done, submitted…starting to rise, waiting to soar… I grab my shield and sword and head into battle, seeking a simple yet difficult goal: Gripping, poignant, and timely novel, told with wit and humour, seeks … Read More
Lavender Lemonade Scroll down for recipe… Drinking homemade, organic, lavender lemonade is a wholistic, healing nectar. It’s good for the body, the mind and spirit. I’ve been drinking lavender lemonade for the past few days and it is delicious and … Read More
Rise Up! The World Is Yours to Explore Tabitha (my middle daughter) graduates from high school this month (KSS, Kelowna Secondary School ). She is also fondly known as Tabs, Tabby Cat, Tabsaroni and Sparkle Plenty (and a few more, but … Read More
A Visit with Hemingway, Florida Keys The Key West that Hemingway knew, nearly one hundred years ago, was truly a paradise. I imagine Key West as it once was, with streets lined with charming homes and royal palms, a few shops, … Read More
Moss Halls of Hoh Rainforest I found Valhalla in this ancient, zoetic paradise. I can’t even…the beauty of Hoh Rainforest, Olympic Peninsula, Washington is beyond words, but I will try my best to describe how it feels to walk over the … Read More
Snow Beguiled – excerpt from the poem Beguiled by Mix Hart, 2018 Snow is a huge part of my life. I know it well. Living on a Canadian mountain top does that to a person. Snow has given me beautiful … Read More