November in 2017 by Lepis We all need energy to survive
Hi everyone! What a week. Drawing after drawing. Figure, perspective, shading…I try to keep up pencil drawing plus learning. I watch tutorials in YouTube and I’m sure that every time I learn something new. I’ll show you later what I’ve done… Theme Art challenge in November is ‘collage 100’ […]
A couple of shots to enjoy this month! For me this month has been ok – I try not to complain about weather or darkness – I can’t change neither of them so I try to have positive attitude… how to survive November 2017 ‘shadows and reflections’ […]
Is it? Blue is one of my favorite colors but I don’t feel sad at all! What is your favorite color? why? These blues are for Theme Art November challenge ‘100 collage’ First picture of the series is here. Huomaan että 100 kollaasiin kertyy vain sinisiä […]
Hi everyone! The snow we got last week is all gone but November is here and it’s time to create images for How to survive November 2017 by Lepis. Theme is ‘SHADOWS and REFLECTIONS’ My first image, a shadow of a hand… This image is for Paint Party Friday and Theme Art […]
But before snow pics here’s ‘eyes in black’ I draw with pencil for Paint Party Friday It was hard to get black good black with pencil… For Theme Art challenge in October 2017 ‘domino abstract’ here’s the collage of all six together. Before snow leaves looked […]
Hi everyone! We can see it, we can feel it, autumn. Soon nights will be below zero… I walk and shoot photos at the same time… The picture above inspired me to paint with watercolors… hahah, not very good but it was meditative to play with colors… […]
Hi everyone! What a busy week I’ve had. Mon-Tue in Stockholm, Sweden, Wed met a friend here in Helsinki, Thu hair cut, today we’re having dinner guests…so my post is very short today. Last Saturday I participated in ikebana for beginners course. It was very interesting but to really know how to make beautiful […]
Hi everyone! About leaving a comment. If you’re a Blogspot blogger you see this kind of list of options for others to leave comments: Here I click name/URL option and after that it looks (sorry in Finnish!) like this So here – as a human being – I need […]
Hi everyone! On holiday in Málaga, we visited CACmálaga – Contemporary Art Center of Málaga I was staring this huge 240 x 300 cm (94 x 118 in) painting by Santiago Ydáñez Look at these eyes. Especially the left eye, amazing! My early bird is from another planet, […]
Hi everyone! Now it’s over – all summer holidays. We came back on Monday from Greece + Spain holiday. I tried to do some drawing, painting but I couldn’t really concentrate… So I forget September’s 29faces challenge this time. Here’s one I did for fun, one line drawing of Einstein
Hi everyone! How are you? Did you have a good summer? My summer was great even if the weather wasn’t perfect…hubby had six weeks vacation so we had time to do things at home and a couple of short trips etc. And tomorrow we’ll escape for two weeks. First one week in Greece […]
will start on Monday… I’ll be offline until September, yes! It will be traveling, a painting course, hopefully more sun and warmer days! We eat oatmeal porridge every morning – our tummies are happy!
This summer has been weird. Some nice, sunny days and next hard wind, rain…right now we have a storm in Southern Finland! I played with acrylics this week. These two are just quick strokes, whoosh, whoosh… ink and acrylics acrylics This painting was originally just lines but […]
It’s midsummer weekend, midnight sun, the sun remains visible… I shot this the other evening Check how it looks in Northern Finland Utsjoki: Tie970 − Nuorgam − Tenojoki: Play lifetime Here’s a google map showing the web cam location Nuorgam, Lapland, Finland On Wed 21.6.2017 at 7:24 it […]
together is watercolor
and we have full moon today here in Southern Finland! I wake up every morning 5 am because it’s so bright (I get up later though). We’ve been painting outside walls, planted grass seeds (hopefully good ones), organizing furniture and stuff inside… This sun we bought from Egypt when we lived in Cairo… […]
You have still time to watch this little fellow ‘The Saimaa ringed seal, saimaannorppa in Finnish, is one of the rarest seals in the world.’ LIVE HERE Maybe you’ve noticed I’ve been away a couple of weeks… I’ll be on and off near future too. I don’t have time to be […]
Hi everyone! We’ve had a beautiful, sunny week! wow! Every morning I’ve painted something and then enjoyed sunbathing in our terrace… I’ve put more layers on this canvas – now it looks like this, not complete yet. Paint Party Friday I’ve played with coffee. A few coffee […]
This April has been very interesting. One day it’s sunny, next day snowy, the following rainy… Look at these images Sunday 23.4.2017 it was nice and dry to have ‘a forest walk’ Wet snowfall Tuesday 25.4.2017 Tired Grape hyacinths Tuesday 25.4.2017 […]
Hi everyone! Thanks for your kind and supportive words last week! ♥ This week has been better even if I almost ate a dental implant screw. It’s back again…oh boy. But otherwise life is good!
First of all, I’m sorry not visiting your blogs but last couple of weeks have been ‘difficult’. My diverticulosis activated again but I started antibiotics on Tuesday. My dental project has began – now I have six temporary teeth on upper jaw… sitting on that chair 2,5 hrs wasn’t that […]
Oh boy, Theme Art Challenge in April 2017 is ‘something new’ I’ve had two paper yarn skeins waiting for inspiration. But what to do with these? I cut black yarn, wet it, straighten, dried, made a knot, put it on crumpled paper… Here’s the first […]
On Friday 24th of March I had two dental implants surgery, both sides. I feel almost ‘normal’ but eating is still slowly…egg is easy to eat!
Hi everyone! Early on Friday morning I had two implant surgeries. On Friday afternoon my head felt like a football after a hard game!
Hi everyone! This week in our art class I played with colors. First bright yellow and then more and more layers of colors (gouache). Here’s the result. Paint Party Friday details Have a relaxing weekend!
This week has been a dentist week – we made a plan for crowns etc. Feeling a bit nervous, blue, I haven’t had inspiration to paint nor drawing. But I found this gentleman I made in January. ‘a gentleman in a long coat’ Paint Party Friday How has […]
“We cannot all succeed when half of us are held back.” Malala Yousafzai ♥ ♥ ♥ UN WOMEN
This is it, last picture – number 29 for 29faces Feb 2017 challenge #29 and one more ‘an extra man’ I link these for Paint Party Friday where dozens of artists show their works every Friday… All my […]