Category: art studio

Common Thread

So, here’s some observations from my Saturday morning.  Daughter is away at a sleepover…Hubby is sleeping after working an overtime night shift.  I am enjoying some quiet and thinking and observing life… When making art, the space clearing and tidying up can be just as important as the actual creating part.  Clutter and lost stuff hinders…

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Payday!

Today is a day to roam from one task to another in an effort to catch-up and maintain some semblance of order and peace in our life. First, off to the grocery store to help shop for a home for handicapped kids and adults – one of my part-time jobs.  That makes every Wednesday a…

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Not Complaining

Another quiet Sunday. The only other two occupants of the house are my son and his best friend (home from college).  They pulled an all-nighter on the computer and are now gently snoring under piles of blankets.  What a good feeling.  I’ve missed having the two of them together on the weekend.  Kids grow up…

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The Spider Web

Today I’ve decided to focus my energy on the inside of my house.  Yesterday, I toiled outdoors cleaning up around the yard and managed to fill both my trashcan and my neighbors’ with junk.  None of it was recyclable…just junk.  Where did it all come from? Mostly as a result of just not keeping up…

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Studio Re-do

Because my whole house is in perfect order and clean (HA) I decided to take apart my studio and re-do it. Here’s what it used to look like: And now: I moved out the big black cabinet because my daughter needed the storage in her room AND I like to be able to see everything.…

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Finish or die trying.

I believe that today will be project assessment day.  The studio is in the other half of the room we have been pulling carpet up in.  I did a massive overhaul and organization of it about a year ago. That was before I totally realized that “I HAVE HAD ENOUGH OF STUFF”.  Sorry, didn’t mean…

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