Thursday, June 29, 2017

A "Tri-Tangle"

Artwork by Stephanie Funke, CZT

"Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler."
                                         --Albert Einstein

Monday, June 26, 2017


"It is a happy talent to know how to play."
                                                    --Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thursday, June 22, 2017

50 Years

In a few days this couple will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary -- congratulations!  And yes, they are my parents.  Here's to them and their devotion to one another.

"A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love,
trust, partnership, tolerance and tenacity.
The order varies for any given year."

Monday, June 19, 2017

Catch the Wind

"When the winds of change blow,
some people build walls and others build windmills."
                                        --Chinese proverb

Thursday, June 15, 2017


"Sandwich every bit of criticism between two heavy layers of praise."
                                                                     --Mary Kay Ash

Monday, June 12, 2017

In Simple Terms

"I walk.

I look.

I see.

I stop.

I photograph."

                                           --Leon Levinstein

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Dirty the Paper


"All art is but dirtying the paper delicately."
               --John Ruskin

Monday, June 5, 2017

Got Chives?

"Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food."

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Center Circle

"...If you have a sketchbook, open it and start by making a line, a mark, wherever.  Doodle."
                                                                                          --Chris Riddell