Just to share some of the breathtaking fall scenes from a recent trip to Door County. There is nothing that calls to my heart more than the sound of waves crashing onto the shore. Cave Point Park Sentinels of the Lake . . . [...]
The golden light of fall along the Mississippi River.
October has given us many sweet days of golden light. Recently I spent a lovely day at my friend Carole's house admiring and "helping" with a stone mosaic that she is building for her new sauna by their pond.Carole's Lake Superior stone mosaic
mosaic wall outside Elizabeth Maurlands former studioSteele Cow studio in Wakon, Iowa. Artist Valerie Millerpottery studio of Winthrop and Sandra Byers, in Rock Springs, WI.pottery studio of Winthrop and Sandra Byers, in Rock Springs, WI.old school house now a pottery studiostudio of Char TerBeest Kudla Fiber Artist and husband Franksculpture outside of the food coop [...]
beautiful fall day for kayaking first kayaking with Molly. Let's just say it was interesting.she loves the water.imagine my horror when I picked this up and found out it was plastic...so wrong!
A fall tradition for me is the fall art tour; a jaunt around the lovely southwestern Wisconsin counrtyside, during the spectacular fall colors to visit area artists studios and small town galleries in Mineral Point, Wisconsin. My friend Carole and I found plenty to be inspired by; both in the artists we talked to and [...]
This months fiber gathering was at my house, a beautiful fall day filled with friends and laughter and some great projects for our show and tell. And Joyce's homemade dill pickles were to die for! I am so thankfull to have this group of women for insipation in so many aspects of my life.raspberry citrus [...]
brave?fall shadowspatternsthe fairy forestsumacskywardsMy morning walk is a necessary realignment of my thought processes. As long as I am listening to the wind in the trees and seeing the patterns in the shadows of the sunlit trees, I am inclined to leave at home, any of the day to day got- to- dos. And [...]
To celebrate a beautiful fall day and honor our 20th anniversary my hubby and I kayaked on the Mississippi River around Goose Island. A fitting tribute to our honeymoon in the Boundary Waters; although that trip involved getting snowed on, nearly capsizing in howling winds with frozen fingers.Definitely memorable. This day was perfectly filled with [...]
Carole's doubleweave scarfElin's alpaca woven scarf, Barb's repweave and Elin's hand dyed yarn, Susan"s scarves, my rayon chenille shawl(sorry Susan for cutting off your head)Carole's doubleweave pillowtranquil pondloom with a viewElin's hand dyed yarn, Olga's recycled sweater hats, Barb's wool applique, Joyce's dyed silk scarvesDenise, bravely modeling the sheep hat portion of a costume that [...]