39 spam comments are a pretty good indication that it has been a few days since I popped in here and tended to this poor neglected corner of cyberspace.
4th day back at work today and I confess, it has been tougher than I expected.
No pain really, just a bone tiredness from standing and walking so much more than I have in the past few weeks.
And yes, I am nursing the leg as much as possible, but life goes on and stuff needs to be done.
Weather is heating up again, another week of 40 deg C + temps coming our way so the air conditioning will be working overtime, and the pool will certainly be getting used.
Highlight of this week had to be the sale of my chicken paintings plus an extra one done just for fun for the “chicken mama” who was my buyer.
She is a bit of a mad one, and coaxed me into painting a spider, and as it is officially art, arachnophobic friends please forgive me.
Tuesday was art class and stage one of our “colour field” abstracts.
And the third will be monochromatic with one other colour
So far not terribly challenging but I am hoping I will still learn from this project.
As for other works in progress, I am doing a rethink on my seascape and am tempted to rework it completely.
Probably not this weekend though. Too hot and too busy with a family lunch planned for Sunday.
In other news, I am running away from home…
Not until September.
But I am already excited.