Visit our studio this weekend!

Visit our studio this weekend!

Come join us for a fun event and visit our studio this weekend! We are in Niwot, #25 on the map. 2018 Longmont Studio Tour Saturday September 29 and Sunday September 30 11a – 5pm Free Self Guided Tour. An online map is available at http://bit.ly/LST18map These...
Arts Longmont Gallery show for the Studio Tour

Arts Longmont Gallery show for the Studio Tour

  Arts Longmont is having a preview gallery show for the upcoming Studio Tour. My husband and I have a couple pieces at the gallery and will be part of the tour this year. It is a great way to get a sampling of wonderful art and the artists who are participating in...
Wild red poppies in Tuscany

Wild red poppies in Tuscany

In the spring, my husband and I went on a long-awaited trip to Italy. Most of our time was spent in Tuscany. It was as wonderful as I had hoped it would be! There were times I felt as if we were in a living postcard. The hills were verdant in every shade of green,...
Sketching and creating a travel journal

Sketching and creating a travel journal

Have you ever noticed some of your favorite moments are often little things and the details that make them stand out? My husband and I often recall a shared memory of dinner at a corner table in a restaurant in Cambria, California, across the street from the ocean. We...
What is springing up for you?

What is springing up for you?

I wrote about how I planted tons of tulips but didn’t realize they don’t all come back every year. So, this is a way to have tulips all year long, no matter the season or the weather or lack of gardening knowledge. 🙂 This painting is a lovely reminder to think about...
thought I would be tip toeing through the tulips by now

thought I would be tip toeing through the tulips by now

              A few years ago, I planted a bulb garden with over 150 bulbs. I always wanted a bulb garden that blooms for several months, with new flowers springing up as the last ones fade. Many bulbs are very xeriscape friendly, and hardly require any water, and...
the meaning behind art

the meaning behind art

"Someone To Watch Over Me", ©Sally Evans Mixed Media, Acrylic and handmade paper on canvas, 24"x 30" Art can have such different meanings depending on your own experiences. You may associate certain symbolic or cultural meanings with an image. You may have an...
Home is a feeling

Home is a feeling

(Close up detail of my painting “Someone to Watch Over Me”, ©Sally Evans)   Home is not a place. It’s a feeling. Home is where you can be yourself. Home is taking care of yourself and others. Home is feeling nurtured, loved, and supported....
a cheerful reminder for you

a cheerful reminder for you

Daffodils are the the quintessential spring flower that are associated with new beginnings and rebirth. The meanings and language of flowers is different, depending on the source and the country. In China, daffodils are said to mean good fortune. In Japan, daffodils...
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