Do you think having an
illustrated diary might prompt
you to do more interesting things...
just so you have something to
write about or draw?
Or does daily life become more interesting
when we are looking for the opportunities
in each day to write or draw something?
This week, my Techo seems to be all
about the food! Have you been to one of
those steak houses where the décor
consists of trophy heads on the wall?
Kind of creepy on one level, but an
opportunity to draw something that I
probably won't see in real life.
This trophy head was on the wall
behind my daughter. The waiter left
blue crayons on the table (the wait staff
writes their name on the paper 'tablecloth'
after they introduce themselves) so of course
I had to take the opportunity to draw! Then I
remembered my watercolor pencils and
water brush were in my bag...dear daughter
thought it was a great opportunity to post
my photo on Facebook--drawing on the tablecloth.
My first thought upon seeing the post...?
"I look so old, and I'm frowning-(in concentration)
why didn't you warn me?!" sigh...
but at least she thinks I'm a
Recording the activities and outings for each
day brings back memories when I read
about them again later...I enjoy investigating
little shops and old fashioned
dime store/hardware stores!
Sharing a mug of mocha coffee
this morning, and linking up with
Bleubeard and Elizabeth for
what have you been doing this week?
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