This week, Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge is Things That Are Rough. Rusted wheelbarrow Sandstone Spikes
Back in the mid 1980s I took this picture of San Francisco’s beautiful Golden Gate Bridge. It’s still one of my favorites, but this week I decided to play around with a couple of different photo-editing programs and see if I could improve the shot. Original: Black and white (Aviary) San Carmen (Aviary) High saturation (Aviary) Cloud effects/Daguerreotype frame (PicMonkey) Sepia […]
I’m getting back to knitting after wrist surgery. The weather is gradually warming up here in Northern California, so I want to wear shorts, but inside the house it’s still too cool, especially in the mornings. So I had the bright, if belated, idea to knit myself a pair of leg warmers, using (discontinued) Louet Gems Opal in Sage Green. However, […]
The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge for the week of February 19, 2016. Folsom Crossing, north end — April 2015 Folsom Crossing, south end — October 2015 Folsom Crossing, south end — January 2016
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge for this week is Things That Are Smooth: “Anything that your hand and touch and it feels smooth is allowed in this week’s challenge.” Birch trees at Caples Lake. Velveteen rabbit — smooth coat and liquid eyes. Pure silk in pink and purple (Artyarns Regal Silk).
Yet another beautiful sunset…
The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge for the week of February 12, 2016. … or maybe Art imitates Life! A mural seen inside the local Bass Pro Shops outlet, and two fishermen in their aluminum boat on Lake Natoma.