Archive for September, 2016

  • sunsets from the Islesford dock

    Sunsets from the Islesford Dock

    By on September 18, 2016

    The sunsets as seen from the Islesford Dock are a kaleidoscope of beauty. Several times I interrupted my dinner...

  • Food Islesford Dock

    Food at the Islesford Dock

    By on September 17, 2016

    They have built something wonderful here. They pampered us with spicy ginger brew, appetizers, and three delicious meals a...

  • Islesford Workshop: The People and Their Work

    By on September 16, 2016

    It was fun to discover what we had in common, and to see the different approaches and styles to...

  • Henry Isaacs / Ashley Bryan Workshop Notes

    By on September 15, 2016

    A powerhouse group, their advice was gentle and encouraging, freeing and supportive, and blissfully without prescription. If I taught,...

  • Ashley Bryan featured artist

    Featured Artist: Ashley Bryan

    By on September 14, 2016

    I will never forget this man's energy, love of color, excitement for the creative process, his great attitude, and...

  • Islesford Apple Tree Near the Dock

    Two Islesford Apple Trees I Painted

    By on September 13, 2016

    Since it was foggy during the workshop, I did not paint any grand vistas as I expected, but instead...

  • art workshop little cranberry island

    On My Way to Little Cranberry Island for a Painting Workshop

    By on September 12, 2016

    I was so delighted to squeeze in at the last minute to Henry Isaacs and Ashley Bryan's last Painting...

  • Invocation 9/11 anniversary service

    My Invocation at our 9/11 Anniversary Service

    By on September 11, 2016

    Today I am giving the invocation for our 9/11 fifteenth anniversary memorial service sponsored by our local clergy association....

  • Shackleton Quote

    By on September 10, 2016

    In honor of the 100th anniversary of the Shackleton crew survival in Antarctica, here is his excerpt on the...

  • Homegrown Vegetables

    By on September 9, 2016

    There have been lots of beans, broccoli, eggplant, pears, peppers, carrots, cucumbers, zucchini, cantaloupe, onions, and absolutely enormous butternut...

  • amazing tomato harvest

    Amazing Tomato Harvest

    By on September 8, 2016

    Each season we lose more of our front yard to this project, but these photos show that it is...

  • Beech mountain fire look out

    Hike to Beech Mountain Fire Lookout

    By on September 7, 2016

    The views in every direction were marvelous!