Category Archives: Art and Architecture

Sascha Portrait in Oil Completed

Sascha the Long Hair German Shepherd a portrait in oil paints had many different states of before its final completion. The background is still wet in some spots. It has to dry for a while and then I will varnish … Continue reading

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Pudelpointer Portrait Progress = Slow and Steady Pace – Yoga

The weather is improving. Sunny days are important. Natural light to work on drawing is a must. Today, I managed morning yoga. We are under a “stay safe at home” order from Minnesota State Governor Tim Walz. I resolved on … Continue reading

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Flower of the Day Challenge March 25, 2020

Flower of the Day Challenge here is  my photo offering to bring some light into the day. Continue reading

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“…when catastrophes of unbelievable proportions occur weekly…. The most effective response to the chaos in our lives is the creation of new forms of literature, music, poetry, art and cinema.” — M o o r e z a r t

Originally posted on Art of Quotation: “We live in an era when established values are no longer valid, when prodigious discoveries are being made every year, when catastrophes of unbelievable proportions occur weekly. In ancient Greek the word “chaos” means … Continue reading

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A Contemplative Life = A World of Contrasts – Walking Outdoors in Spring

At this time, when people are anxious about the pandemic, with millions of lives completely upended, I am looking for the calm in the turmoil. To keep a balanced perspective I took a needed walk to Fair Oaks Park. Cooped … Continue reading

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