Probably many of you use Shutterfly for photo services and often get their free deal offers (apart from postage or as Rick would say, "Nothing is more expensive than free.") Their recent offer was a jig saw puzzle. I like puzzles so I ordered one. What was I thinking?
I've always been a sucker for puzzles, but hadn't done one in a long time. Well, not this long, but pretty long! Remember those round ones? I think I still have some of those at the lake!
But back to the puzzle at hand. Harry the Heron in his autumn splendor may make a lovely photo -- but he's one heck of a tough puzzle.
Probably doing this on a wood grained table 'wasn't the smartest move either.
Well, they say it keeps you sharp!
I've been painting a little bit. Here is the Edgartown Harbor in Martha's Vineyard...There's a problem with the edge of the lighthouse. Not sure if I can lighten that one up.
...and one of the gingerbread cottages in Oak Bluffs.
I need to do these over. Especially the cottage. It's a little over-pink. Practice...(and I did. And it came out worse...sigh. More practice to do...)
I'm out hunting some fun new post ideas this week and may be even more behind visiting or commenting or replying! Hang in there! It's almost spring!
I am very fortunate to have wonderful next door neighbors. When I first bought my house, Rosie was first to say hello. Over the years I have...
It's been a whirlwind of a week, (with more to come). I'm having a tough time getting my brain around it but there's a definite ...
Our recent visit to the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, MA, brought us face to face with some of the artist's most renowned work...