Oct 7, 2008

Creek in the hills


Notes on our visit: not getting car sick, talking to friends, getting our feet wet, pedal-powering the boat upstream to look for turtles, catching crawdad instead, eating a watermelon chilled in the creek, looking at smoggy and beautiful sunset over the valley on the way home - good day! The rest is in the pictures :)

sk08_337creek on the water

Sketchbook #112: Magnolia Flowers in Gouache

I love all kinds of magnolias - from the gentlest flowers whose shape follows the wind to strong cups of pure white color to a thick-petale...