Trying Something New…Encaustic Painting

Encaustic Painting

Yesterday I stepped outside my artistic comfort zone. I purchased a painting voucher from Living Social a couple of months ago.  After that I didn’t think much else about it until yesterday.  Before the class started my friend and I Continue reading Trying Something New…Encaustic Painting

Spring has Sprung

Spring at Luther Burbank Park

A week ago it snowed for the first time in Western Washington and today it was 64 degrees.  That is how Spring works here.  This photo was taken the day after our snowfall.  Since then blossoms have been popping up Continue reading Spring has Sprung

Kite Boarding at Juanita Beach

Kite Boarder #4 (low res)

This time of year Mother Nature is a bit bipolar in Western Washington.  Case in point… Yesterday during the day we had some decent weather then around 8pm it tried to snow (we’ve yet to have any snow stick this Continue reading Kite Boarding at Juanita Beach

Landing Mallard on Lake Washington

Mallard Landing #3

Before my weekly walk, I decided to taking some morning photos.  I snapped away, but it wasn’t until I got home that I discovered this really cool set of photos showing a Mallard landing on Lake Washington in Kirkland.  I Continue reading Landing Mallard on Lake Washington

My Next Big Adventure


For a very long time I have wanted to go to New Zealand and Australia, but I’ve never quite made it.  Given the opportunity, I always felt like I should see both at the same time and not short change Continue reading My Next Big Adventure