A part of me wants to buy a tiny house and live there. But I always wonder where people put their clothes and shoes? It’s not that I have so many clothes (or shoes, for…
Posted on September 21, 2020
I wanted some colour. Something bright, fun, and festive. It’s been a long summer and a long year so far. And I think I just needed something a little brighter today. …
Posted on September 3, 2020
This is my friend Angela’s farm cart. It’s been many years since I saw her but she posted recently on FB a photo of this cart (below). I loved it so much I absolutely stopped…
Posted on August 26, 2020
This is near my house and always has a lineup. It’s a pretty cool place actually. The bakery on the left is called “It’s a Bakery”. lol. And then there’s Barn Owl Brewing.…
Posted on August 26, 2020
My neighbour invited me and my family over to use her pool while she was out for the day. We had such a great time. What a wonderful and kind thing to do. So I…
Posted on August 17, 2020
I wanted to see if I could get something to look older and worn out, using pen. And then I ripped the page. lol. So I guess that helps to make it look old? Oh…
Posted on August 11, 2020

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I had a tough time with this one. I kind of lost interest in drawing it. But I kept going with it, treating much like many people do with books: once they start a book,…
Posted on August 8, 2020
Downstairs was cooler in my house today, so I decided to draw my husband’s turntables. This is complete with ET in the corner and a Justin Bua print.…
Posted on August 2, 2020
This is our kitchen at Postill Lake Lodge. We didn’t have a fridge, so we had our cooler right there, next to the stove. You can see Kornel’s truck right out the window too.…
Posted on July 31, 2020
We just got back from a trip to Postill Lake Lodge. Across from my cabin porch, there were these 6 boats sitting on the beach. I sat, drinking my coffee, staring at them on the…
Posted on July 31, 2020
I loved the coziness of this room. I wanted something a bit rustic and warm and I think this one achieved that.  materials: pen, India ink, watercolour I wasn’t sure if I was going to…
Posted on July 27, 2020
When I see a room with lots of details, like on a rug, or cushion, or curtains, I always feel a little overwhelmed at first. But I’ve found that just giving a hint of the shapes…
Posted on July 27, 2020
I loved these cars when i was younger. I wanted one so badly. They have such a distinctive sound and smell even. I had to draw one 🙂…
Posted on July 23, 2020
My friend Dean posted a photo of his new motorcycle, and I was inspired. I wanted to draw it. Mostly, I wanted to figure out how to add different light sources and even textures with…
Posted on July 19, 2020
I saw a photo of this room and wanted to draw it. I had to make some choices though because there were some elements in this room that just wouldn’t work… like a fire in…
Posted on July 12, 2020
I liked the look of this one in black and white, but decided to try a basic inkwash and watercolour glaze. I really like how it came out. I am learning that the trick to…
Posted on July 12, 2020
This is where we live. The village of Kettle Valley. My sons both went to daycare right there, at Little Owl. And I’ve spent many hours in that coffee shop on the corner. This is…
Posted on June 29, 2020
I wanted to draw this because it’s so beautiful and ornate. I got new paints – gouache. And I needed something colourful so I could test them out. I almost stopped after shading this, but…
Posted on June 29, 2020
Of course I had to draw our house. Normally, I like the strong outline on everything, but I liked the softness of the clouds here. So I left them as is.…
Posted on June 29, 2020
This is where we go for tacos. YUM. I love this place. This spot is famous for that tree in the back. Did I mention the tacos? So so good.…
Posted on June 29, 2020
This means something to me. This is my childhood. My great Uncle Don and Aunt Ev’s back porch. I ran through that squeaky screen door a hundred times a day in the summer when I…
Posted on June 29, 2020
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