Overall painting day was a big hit. Beth and her family are still visiting, and we were joined by Noel and Izzy. Chrissy drove over with Hayden and Zachary and of course Grandma Krausman joined us. We spent the morning sketching, throwing ideas back and forth, painting, visiting and bonding through art. Continue reading …styles together
Beth McDonough here, daughter of Ruth Bethea. Tie-dying is a family favorite of ours and this time we tried a couple of different folding techniques— a crinkle effect & the American flag fold, in addition to our tried & true spiral fold. Mom helped us fold, dye, & rinse these festive shirts that we can’t wait to wear! Another creation we made was a series … Continue reading …tie-dyes together
I am Ruth Anne, one of Betty’s daughters. Every year we paint a magnolia bloom. The trees are tall and towering making the flowers a bit of a challenge to pick. This year Addy picked us one from her neighbor’s yard. Continue reading …paints together
I am one of Betty’s daughters, and one of the newest artists in the family. I think the family that creates together learns together! For example, my mother tried teaching me about shadows. Here’s my first real attempt. I next tried shadows on some nature finds. I absolutely love learning about the wonders in nature, and now I can capture them in my art journal. … Continue reading …learns together!