Sunday, August 14, 2011

Work in Progress


Well, here is what I started working on a couple of days ago.  As you can see, the bottom half has had the water wash applied, and thus you'll see curling edges.  And this is 140 lb. watercolor paper.  (Thank you, Julie!)  I'm still working on the top half.  The photo doesn't really do the color saturation justice.  I'm really happy with the 'rustiness' of the browns, reds, and yellows, though.


My left leg is quite painful today.  It's very obviously muscular and I wonder what I did to deserve this.  Must have pulled something whilst I was digging out my painting supplies. :D


Jane took a picture of our cat, Jaina, today.  The silly thing looks like she posed for it.  Cats are strange creatures.  I can read quite a bit of disgruntlement in her face. :D  


As cats go, she's relatively decent.  Antisocial, but when she WANTS company, quite a pest.  Luckily for her, she's also beautiful.


Tomorrow, I have to head to Sonora Quest for my pre-chemo lab work, then get poisoned on Tuesday and start the week long joy of Xeloda pills.  This could be quite annoying, but I think it's going a long way towards keeping me alive, and so I can't complain. :D


Now, I'm off.  My sister Cee, the wonderful Bud and my niece, CeeCee are on their way for a visit.  I love them so much; I can't wait to see them!


Love, hugs and kisses to all!

2 comments:

  1. T! Your artwork is so pretty :) I can indeed see the color saturation, and it is rich and varied in values -- just lovely. So glad you were inspired to pick up your pencils and paints again! Love you tons, think of you often, and am working on Jon to figure out when we can get out there to see you in the coming months. Love you! Enjoy your art :)

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  2. And I see I forgot to sign my post...arrgh!

    It is I, your friend, the ever-intrepid and slightly scattered Michelle! :)

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