Spring Flowers

May 28, 2015 - I LOVE Spring! Here are more beautiful flowers! Spiderwort Iris Siberian Iris Columbine
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Northern California Coast

May 27, 2015 - Northern California has a beautiful, rugged coastline. Rocky cliffs dive into the ocean. The surf crashes into huge, cra...
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Cat Face, ink drawing

May 26, 2015 - I am still on holiday time today and didn’t write a blog post. Here is an ink drawing I made yesterday of my cat’s face.
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Images of Spring

May 21, 2015 - The Canada Geese are back at the local pond in the park. I hear them honking regularly. I think they were saying, “Come...
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Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada, USA

May 20, 2015 - Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America (the Great Lakes are larger by volume but at a much lower elevati...
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Grand Tetons National Park, Wyoming, USA

May 19, 2015 - Located just south of Yellowstone, the Grand Tetons dramatically rise 7,000 feet over Jackson Hole, Wyoming. They domina...
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Margerie Glacier, Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska, USA

May 18, 2015 - Margerie Glacier is a 21-mile-long (34 km) tidal glacier. It begins at the Alaska-Canada border in the Fairweather Range...
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Malachite, ink drawing on claybord

May 15, 2015 - I haven’t done ink drawings since I took a drawing class (i.e. a long time:-). I liked the results but hated the process...
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Celebration of Spring Flowers

May 14, 2015 - The world is so beautiful right now. So many flowers are in full bloom. After such a harsh winter, I am reveling in spri...
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Fern Canyon, Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park, California, USA

May 13, 2015 - Fern Canyon is extremely lush and narrow. It has sheer vertical walls covered from top to bottom with native California...
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Roosevelt Elk, Redwood National and State Park, California, USA

May 12, 2015 - Roosevelt elk are the largest subspecies of North American elk and live in the rain forests of the Pacific Northwest. Th...
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Burney Falls, McArthur-Burney Memorial State Park, California, USA

May 11, 2015 - Burney Falls is a beautiful 129-foot waterfall tucked away in the Cascade Range in northern California, near Redding. It...
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Blue, portrait of a cat

May 08, 2015 - My friend’s cat recently died and she asked me to paint a portrait of him. (My first commission piece! I was so honored!...
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Prairie Smoke, native plant

May 07, 2015 - For the last few years, I have been planting only native prairie plants in my yard. They are better for the environment...
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Celebrate Spring

May 07, 2015 - To celebrate spring, I am posting several photos I took recently of flowers in bloom in my area! I hope you enjoy them!...
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Volcanic Erratic, Lassen Volcanic National Park, California, USA

May 06, 2015 - The centennial of Lassen's last eruption in 1915 will occur in mid-May this year. This was the last eruption in the Casc...
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Nevada Fall, Yosemite National Park, California, USA

May 05, 2015 - Yosemite National Park will be celebrating its 125 th birthday this fall! It is a beautiful park, famous for its valley...
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Little Miss Sassypants, digital drawing

May 01, 2015 - Little Miss Sassypants is a digital graphic drawn with Corel Draw and my Wacom tablet on my computer. It is a blue versi...
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