Tag Archives: watercolor

Day 296 – Saturday Apple No. 11

Until tomorrow. Jenna Day 296 was created in watercolor.

Day 295 – A Smallish Nap… or Two

”Let’s begin by taking a smallish nap or two.” -Winnie the Pooh Poor Pooh has been lost in the Harry Potter buzz. I adore Winnie The Pooh. Ok, so who doesn’t? There is a new Disney animated film about the Hundred Acre Woods with the whole cast of characters – Pooh, Piglet, Rabbit, Owl, Kanga […]

Day 294 – Paint Softly

If you can learn from hard knocks, you can also learn from soft touches. – Carolyn Kenmore I love painting with over the top color – except of course, for those times I crave painting softly. When painting softly remember – carry a BIG paintbrush – just in case. Until tomorrow. Jenna Day 294 was […]

Day 293 – Even A Small Key

A small key opens big doors. – Turkish Proverb Choose to do something that means something to you. Choose to find a place for your energies and your passions. It isn’t about finding the right idea or the right cause or the right job. It is about unlocking a door and stepping past the threshold […]

Day 290 – Going For It

{EAV_BLOG_VER:0866a2faa481ea04} You’ve got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing. – Arthur Ashe I have never been a very good team competitor or sports fan for that matter. I enjoy the game, the athleticism and the dedication it takes to be really good at […]

Day 289 – Saturday Apple No. 10

   

Day 279 – Watermelon Wonders

July is national watermelon month! Did you know that? I didn’t either until I decided to create an apple that looked like a watermelon. In fact there are artists who sculpt amazing creations using only watermelon. I love watermelon almost as much as I love apples! Until tomorrow. Jenna Day 279 was created in watercolor. […]

Day 278 – Simply Happy & Full

My apple was finished and scanned and ready to go – hours ago! I’ve been completely stuck on what to write about today. I’ve just spent the last five days with family in an amazing place and I’ve talked and talked about how happy that makes me so I’ve been sitting here thinking about what […]

Day 276 – Land That I Love

Five years ago my parents decided to buy a big old Mansard Roof Victorian home on Vinalhaven, Maine. The home sits a tenth of a mile above and behind the town and harbor. You can see the island of Matinicus from the third floor window on a crystal clear day. The 100’ of shore footage […]

Day 274 – Lobster Feast

Tonight is our lobster feast! In the Dye household we take our lobster very seriously especially lobster feasts when the entire family comes together. Our lobster is boiled not steamed in sea water and for an exact thirteen and a half minutes. We’ve got soft shells tonight which will make for quick eating. We all […]