Friday, May 7, 2021

Looking to post latest items, its been a while. Ben busy with life in general been a tough year for us all I am sure!

Monday, September 11, 2017



Here is my interpretation for Challenge 5 Americas - "Distant Past Ancient Roads"


This was a lot of fun to make and of course I had to go native what else am I going to do... Always thankful for the inspiration which is getting me involved and doing things. Thanks for stopping by...

Saturday, September 9, 2017



Just finished Challenge 4 Africa - It took me a while to get started, Africa is such a large continent with a lot of diversity. I am loving these challenges as they are getting out of my comfort zone and trying new things. Here is my entry for Challenge 4:


Thanks for stopping by and taking a look!

Monday, August 21, 2017



I am participating in the International Tournament of Arts and Crafts 2017. Getting inspired by the challenges posted.

Challenge 1 is from Europe...I found a photo in a magazine with a map of Rome and two people on scooter.




The following is Challenge 2 Asia, I found this photo of my mom taken at the Bellegio during Chinese New Year:



Chalenge 3 Oceania - I love the ocean always have, being from southern California and spent many summers at the beach. This challenge submission was inspired by a Tapa Painting I received as a gift when I was in Hawaii many many years ago. Me and a girlfriend went, 2 single girls turned loose on Honolulu, needless to say we had fun! The Tapa was done by a woman from the Island Kingdom of Tonga, unfortunately I never got her name.



Here is the full painting: