Do certain images or sights ever remind you of someone or something? For me, whenever I see rocks along the beach or in a photograph or painting I am also reminded of my friend Anne. I am reminded of the time she opened her home to me and we would stay up and watch “So […]
Alright so the problem with declaring on your blog that you are attempting a new art form that you have never tried before…. is that everyone expects to see your work. I have to admit I am nervous about posting the art work that I have been working on. I really like what I have […]
As I mentioned in my previous post I have recently become really interested in art journalling. Last night I went out to Michaels and bought some art supplies in preparation for my first art journal piece. – Aryclic Paints – Watercolor Paints – White Gesso – Pastels – Variety of brushes. Thankfully I had a […]
I have more than one love thursday today, just cause I’m feeling gooood. The smell of the sea. My friend Rhiannon told me that every time she smells the sea it reminds her of Victoria. She told me this when we were walking along the seawall in Vancouver and I thought, “That’s strange, don’t you […]
This past weekend I, along with 2500 other riders, rode my bike from Vancouver, BC to Redmond ,WA. Together we raised $9.2 million and I believe that number continue to rise. I rode with a group called Team Finn. We were 120 strong and our team raised over $500,000- HALF A MILLION! I started the […]
I have been having a love affair with my little neighborhood lately. I love my public library, the awesome bike store (Oak Bay Bikes), cute coffee shops, book stores, friendly faces; everything that makes for a great neighborhood. Yesterday as I was picking books from the library I was annoyed that there were so many […]
My first office EVER where I sit by a window. Fresh air folks!
I was out of the Ed Tech world for a brief 8 weeks and now that I have returned it feels like coming home. I left Ed Tech and my area of expertise because I wasn’t sure I was in the right field anymore. I was bored, tired, and not challenged. I equated all of […]
I attended a Rose Garden Tour at Royal Roads over the lunch hour. Here are some pictures from the tour.