BeSpoke Monsters · Drawing · Encaustic · Inspiration

Walking and Painting and Monsters, oh my!

That beautiful sunset photo is just one of the spectacular sunsets happening around these parts lately, incredible!!  I know I haven’t done it justice, but it still looks pretty, right? It’s been a while since I posted – that’s because it was a bit crazy busy!!  There was a craft bazaar, monster adoptions and walking… Continue reading Walking and Painting and Monsters, oh my!

Photographs · Writings

The Monster of Forest City

It was supposed to be a relaxing walk in the mini-forest near our home.  We had walked there many times before, and although we heard about the ‘monster’ of Forest City we were not prepared for what would happen. We heard whispered conversations in the library, margin pencil marks in the city’s history books, but… Continue reading The Monster of Forest City

Encaustic · The Papery · Victoria County Creates, Cape Breton

Might I…wax Encaustic?

Hello and happy Thanksgiving! I think I should start this post by thanking Victoria County Creates.  THANK YOU!  I had a really wonderful time there in September, and if it wasn’t for being there I would not have plunged wholeheartedly into Encaustic work.  Especially one person in particular – (she knows who she is) –… Continue reading Might I…wax Encaustic?

Photographs · Victoria County Creates, Cape Breton

The Magnificent Cape Breton

Hello hello!  It has been a month…over a month actually since I posted.  Sigh – my apologies, but when you see the photos of the magical Cape Breton you will understand my being a bit distracted! For this blog post, I am going to share with you, in photos, some of the beautiful inspiring views… Continue reading The Magnificent Cape Breton