Summer Mix / Spring Cleaning
12″x36″ mixed media painting on wood. This painting has 1.5″ deep sides and is available HERE
Ahhhh, summer is almost on us, what happened to spring, you ask? We don’t really have spring here. It goes from in the minuses last week to +26 this week. Crazy! But I am so glad for it, it has been a long winter. I look forward to filling my big glass vase with summer flowers. I love that vase. It was a wedding present and 20 years on, I still feel joy seeing it on the dining room table filled with flowers. It’s funny how some things can remain in our LOVE pile and others, well, lose favour. I am a bit of hoarder, I do not like giving away things, I love things, lots of things. What happens when you create a person who is very much NOT a hoarder? I watched Imogen go through her closet with the ruthless editing skills of a professional organizer and I resist her purge with my whole being. Are you sure you want to get rid of this? I love this, it looks so good on you. What happens when your kids are way more adult than you are? Its so funny because I am not really a sentimental person. I don’t look back a lot. Imogen seems like a sentimental person in so many ways and yet, she does not find sentimental value in ‘things’. I guess I really can’t expect to have her figured out if I haven’t got myself figured out yet.
…And I guess I better get a rubber storage bin, because there is no way in hell you are getting rid of THAT!
(I just might lose weight and fit into it.)
(LOL, don’t hold your breath)