While sunshine is way up there on my list of favorite things so are flowers and this week I got to indulge myself in them. First by buying a pot of begonia at the market this week to place on a table in front of the window to add some more cheer and color to my living space.
Secondly, by working on my latest quilt and teaching an abridged version of my painting on silk with watercolor class yesterday.
Best venture of all... this past week I was pleased to have my middle grandson Justin come for a visit before he is ships out for nine months of sea duty.
He arrived last Sunday in time to be my ride home from the airport. Now getting myself up and into his truck was not easy or a pretty site. While he was here he drove me to 2 Lowe's stores to shop in their nursery for these plants that I planted in my balcony railing boxes. To solve the issue of how to get into the truck I took along a foldable step stool. Yes it did look funny but it worked and it was a far far better looking picture then me trying to get into the truck otherwise.
I had to remove the flower boxes from the railing for the building painting project. With them back and filled with flowers I feel so much more like I am living in "My Place".
I began quilting this piece before I went to Ohio to teach last weekend and it was good to get back to it when I