A Personal series of dispatches from Rural Ontario Canada

Tuesday, January 08, 2008

cleaning cleansing ..studio makeover





It was time that I buckled down to picking up sweeping scraps upon scaps of paper ..shoving ephemera not currently needed behind a curtain and making room for new creative endeavours to germinate ..as well as my new found red chair..which was left in hall for someone to claim..

Monday, January 07, 2008

art reception..Rural Lovelies launch

It looks like a very austere reception..but I chose to take photos/post only images without guests as I wasn't sure who wanted to be online..It was actually a magical event ..with quite a few of my local supporters/patrons and very gratifying sales and affirmation ..Stephen ,my partner was the bartender which smoothed things for me considerably..and the art council handled sales..I was so very pleased about the whole outcome..a little nervewracking initially..but totally worth it :-)




Friday, January 04, 2008

rattie family expands

tumble
Nala from her cozy cage top vantage point
Olive checking out bathroom soap.".hmm Dove..does it live up to it's advertising claims?"
olive
georgie girl
olive "scaling" me


We adopted Georgie ..a sweet female rattie on Christmas Eve..from a well loved family home..She is extremely gentle and affectionate in nature and has merged with Olive and Maude quite seamlessly. After tentative initial introductions...the girls are all sleeping together in their communal hammock,eating oatmeal and banana in a.m ..