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Sunday, June 25, 2006


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Here is my St Arseny nearly done -- I have since finished it. I changed the lettering to all red (not the scroll but the title) because it looked too gimmicky with that alternating red and brown thing. I like subtle variegations in lettering colour; this was too obvious. Posted by Picasa

Ahhh. . .

This was my view from my studio in Oregon (I was there for a week in May -- it was great). The ocean was 1/2 a block away and the beach was sandy and HUGE! All I could do not to run out there all the time, except I am not a sun person and it was pretty blinding out there, so that was fine. As if that made any sense. Posted by Picasa

A detail

. . .of St John's robe Posted by Picasa

getting there. . .

They're still not done, but I'm inching closer. . .
St Barnabas' robe will get a couple more veils and will not be electric green in the end.

I'm really looking forward to doing the sandals -- Heather agrees that it's like saving a special treat until you've had all your vegetables. If you draw or paint you probably understand this too. Posted by Picasa

Good Advice

Never moon a werewolf.

(I can't remember who said that; wish it was me)

Monday, June 12, 2006

Before and After

My husband took these shots of the kids and Uncle Rocky (the one who looks like King Edward the abdicator-guy) in the morning on the way to Liturgy and then after. . .pretty funny. He tried to take an after-shot of me: pretty unfunny. That was nearly the end of the camera. Posted by Picasa

I'll take "How to Make a Priest go Broke" for a thousand, Alex

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Just a sweet bedtime scene. . . she insisted on holding up her book for you to see. Posted by Picasa