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Sabbatical Day 6: my bike gets some air

Today I had a lot of correspondence to send. If I was a lady in the 19th century, I’d have sat in my dressing gown at my desk in the drawing room writing notes sealed in wax and then gone out leaving my calling card amongst society. Instead I sat in my sweaty yoga clothes […]

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Sabbatical Day 5

I finished another painting redo and took photos of the other redos that have been done for some time. Here’s a little parade of the redos: No before pic on this one. Lost in the ether. I also finished a tube of paint in the most satisfying way. I’ve had to toss a few tubes […]

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Sabbatical Day 4: My BFF schools me

Yesterday I finished a revised painting. When i got settled into my studio several months ago I found I had several paintings that could be pushed further.  I also hung up paintings I think are done. Some of them are becoming less done as I work. Anyhow, this is the older version. This is the completed […]

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Sabbatical: Day 3

I slept in pretty late. I blame the rain, but DANG I feel rested.  So Yoga yes. Studio No. **sad trombone** I did take care of a few things on the long list of neglected items. I’ve been stock-piling projects for when I’m off and now that list is daunting. At some point Joe reminded me […]

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Sabbatical: Day 2

Oh man. Walking 4 miles round trip and yoga everyday is taking some adjustment. I am sore and it’s only Tuesday. In my defense it was an active weekend. Anyhow it was sunny and I’m working out how to stay in the sun on my way to and from the studio. I’m really enjoying the […]

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Sabbatical Day 1

Last week was a series of stress and joy. I spent the weekend as I normally spend a weekend. But today instead of my work routine I woke up without an alarm and did some yoga. Drank some coffee and farted around feeling pent up in a “I want to do everything at once sort […]

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