Painted in those happy, hectic years when our four boys - young men now - were quite young.
This drawing was inspired by a sprig of geranium I'd placed into some water on the windowsill in the kitchen. I admired it's pretty shapes, colour and hardiness; as it continued to bud and flower all week long. I raced around a small sheet of watercolour paper (not aiming for an exact likeness) with my... Continue Reading →
I'll be back posting here, towards the end of February 2017. Wishing all a Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year. “Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.” Hebrews 13:8 (WEB) Thanks for stopping by! *A note I meant to add. Went to a David Hockney exhibition, at the National Gallery Victoria. (Australia)... Continue Reading →
I wrote this poem, many years ago..... When I first got an iPad (a few years back), I put this poem with part of a painting I did in the "Art Set Pro" app. I only recently rediscovered it. The other day I decided to draw a yellow line, in the gap between the heading, and... Continue Reading →
*To illustrate this poem, I used the pencil (with my finger) in the "Art Set Pro" app, and paint and a bit of pencil, in the "Procreate" app. I also write haiku. Well, here I am with my 100th WordPress post. Thank you to my fellow bloggers, and facebook folk, for your "follows" and "likes" -... Continue Reading →
"For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.” Isaiah 9:6 KJV Thank you for all the views, follows and likes, of my posts,... Continue Reading →
Epic contrasts, gentle patterns - light shapes the world. © Janette Leeds *I draw and paint with my finger on the screen, rather than use a stylus. Light... Continue Reading →
*I draw and paint with my finger on the iPad screen, rather than use a stylus. Blog Changes I have just changed from my "Adelle" WordPress theme, to another responsive theme called, "Sketch". It allows me to show pics at a larger size and gives a nice clean look around them. I changed my header... Continue Reading →