Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Postcards from the Lake: Settling In
My happy place.
No, I didn't mess with color or filters on this.
Just another night (or couple of nights in Paradise.)
The Duckster family does their nightly duck-rotabtics out in front of the house.
Then they settle down and head to their evening nesting.
Lizzie and I settled into cottage life. She, checking out her surroundings...
...me, taking daily walks ...
...getting ready to plant...
So far, four watercolors done (or nearly. I fuss). This one is Chateau Frontenac in Quebec City, and a copy, more or less from another painting. I claim no originality, only whatever technique I have.
This is from one of my photos -- Martha's VIneyard.
And done. Unless I go put another wash or two of shadow on it. (Yes, I fuss.)
There's work to be done. I've been raking pine needles, weeding the beach and must call to have this partially uprooted tree removed before it falls on something.
But all good. And even better, because now Rick is here. Settling in...
...and life is good.
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