Monthly Archives: January 2009

Cold

By W.R. Jones     This jacket is the color of my skin getting out of the pool last night.   Jeeeesussss it is cold when you get out of the water at night with the wind whipping across the pool deck.       … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Painting | 18 Comments

Nothing Funny About Root Canal

by Lisa I did a second drawing of Beauty and the Beast (see first) but this one is in charcoal on rough watercolor paper. I think I may give this one to the endodontist I went to Monday for him to post … Continue reading

Posted in Drawing, On Suffering, Rants, Still Life | 13 Comments

Going Down Like The Dollar

By W R Jones     Look like they are in trouble?  I had that same “deer in the headlights” look at last Thursday’s water aerobics class.   Erin convinced me I should take her class.  I, fool that I am, told … Continue reading

Posted in Drawing, Humor | 20 Comments

When the Challenge is Too Great

by Lisa I’m always trying to figure out if I like pretty paintings, or interesting ones better. Apparently there is a time and place for both. This week was the Fine Art Dealers Association Exhibition at the LA Convention Center. … Continue reading

Posted in A Mother's Love, Sea Painting | 9 Comments

God Is Not Green

By W. R. Jones – I don’t think Lisa wants anything to do with this post; she shys away from religion.     I was talking with a dear friend the other day who is of the opinion that there is no other … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Landscape, Painting, Plein Air | 14 Comments

The Great Inauguration and the Great Wall of China

by Lisa What a day. After watching the inaugural festivities all morning, I went to the new class that I am taking–creative writing. My route there involves driving up over the grade on the freeway, and once over the hill, there … Continue reading

Posted in A Mother's Love, A Painting a Day, Humor, Painting | 15 Comments

Expectation, The Mother Of Dissapointment

By WR Jones     I was listening to the wind scatter the whining of Miss Climate Control when I started pondering why paint at all.   After rummaging around in my mind for a while it came back to me; oh … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Landscape, Painting, Plein Air | 15 Comments