Summertime Blues

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Right now in Vermont, we’re having a Heatwave.  95 degrees and humid.  It’s heaven for a gal who loves the beach.  Except… We have NO BEACHES in Vermont.  Yup.  Landlocked. Sure, we have lakes.  But they’re different.  A LOT different.  I have no idea how a chic who loves the … Read More

“Oceanside”? What’s That???

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Vermont is beautiful.  BUT… there’s no ocean. I grew up in Connecticut.  Then I lived in Boston.  Plenty of ocean nearby.  East Coast ocean is a LOT different (colder, rockier, et cetera) from West Coast ocean, but the beaches have their own charm.  And for me, there’s nothing like swimming … Read More

Another Commission

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I know I’ve said it before, but I’ll say it again… I love commissions. My latest is in response to another recent commission featuring underwater life.  This time, I was asked to feature a sea turtle.  It’s not finished yet, but here’s what I have so far: The background has … Read More

Spring Fever… in February

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Well, we’ve had quite the weather here in Vermont. For those of you familiar with Vermont weather, you know Spring doesn’t start here until April or even May, some years.  That’s why everyone had Spring Fever this past week and weekend, with temperatures reaching 70 degrees!  Everyone was out driving … Read More

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