… marbles together

Beth here… During what we’re calling Camp Grandma, we did marbling. It was on our list of crafts for the week, and all week I envisioned using actual marbles, but mom set me straight. It’s a technique that results in a marbling pattern on paper. We first filled a shallow pan (9×13) with a special thickened marbling solution. And after dropping special paint onto the … Continue reading … marbles together


This is my watercolor and acrylic painting of the beautiful magnolia flower. It has 9 petals and a bright yellow center with tiny red filaments. The magnolia tree predates the “bee”. It is thought that beetles pollinated this flower. Ruth B Below is Moms painting. The interesting star burst on the right was created with salt on wet watercolor. Continue reading Magnolias