Photography Scavenger Hunt: First Photos

I mentioned last week that I’ve joined Rinda’s Summertime Photography Scavenger Hunt. If you would like more information, check out her post here. Here is the list and I’m marking them off: 1. A sign welcoming people to your home town (or a nearby town) 2. A garden gnome 3. Birds on a wire 4.…

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Getting Sidetracked

While working on our Australia photo/scrap book, I got a bit sidetracked! But I did get that mission accomplished! Out of our over 3,000 photos, I ended up with slightly less than 300 in the book. On the right page is my summary of our visit to Ayers Rock Resort. On the following page I…

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Stop Three: Uluru

This is a continuation of our recent trip to Australia. From Sydney we flew to Uluru. I’ve seen Ayers Rock in pictures, but to see it in person is pretty unbelievable. We spent the first evening watching the rock change colors as the sun set. After dark we were bussed to an area for a…

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Giveaway: Easy Canvas Prints

Congratulations to Rinda Ontiveros at Gallo Organico! Thank you all for your comments. I just love taking pictures, but I never seem to get around to having them printed large enough to hang. However, the good people at Easy Canvas Prints contacted me about trying their prints.¬† Oh, and one of my readers will win…

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100,000 miles and more

For the last several months I’ve been watching my odometer in my 1999 Toyota Corolla, waiting for it to turn over 100,000 miles. So for the weeks before the “event” I checked as I started up the car and during the drives here and there. And then it happened! I was driving home from this…

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Layering on photos

After taking several online classes this year, I’ve really learned a lot. I am finding that I love layers. Before these classes I knew I loved a piece, whether paper or material, but didn’t realize that the artist had spent so much time layering and layering. My artist friend, Kathy, has been an big inspiration…

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