Showing posts from May, 2016

May Challenge with Canvas Corp Brands...


Here is my inspiration
This is my Grandmother. I called her Grandmama.  Her name was Lois June Popham.
She was a tart. I so loved this lady and she blessed my life with wonderful memories.
She so loved to dress up and she loved shoes.
Looking forward to your entry.
Susan S

The Basin

Welcome to my blog today. This summer /spring what ever we are in right now has kept me busy. Despite the cold weather lately and tornadoes and wind it is the only time I have to work on this property so I can move my Dad out of this huge house and into town to a small house by "his" golf course.He is 82 and we lost Mama a year ago so he needs a better quality of life and so do I.Thank all of you for bearing with me as I work on this project.
Nature constantly destroys much of what I do lately and I began looking at many items I was throwing away as a possibility to make art with.
I grew up in northern New Mexico my first 12 years and nature was sure taken for granted by me..then we moved to west Texas and nature had a whole new description. The Permian Basin is just that oil, sand more sand yucca plants cactus tumble weeds and sea shells.
It is geographically unique in that the larges oil field in the United States   is right behind this large house. If you drive just a little…