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It's Monday! What Are You Reading? (August 05): 08/05/19
Last week my husband was out of town on business. It was just me and the teens. On Sunday, my first day solo parenting, I did something to my back and now a week later it's still sore. Not to the point that I can't function but it is annoying.
On Tuesday Tortuga had to get here teeth cleaned. As she is a feisty cat, she ended up needing full anesthesia. That meant a night at the vet's to recover. She's home and in good spirits, though she did spend Wednesday and Thursday moping.
In other news, the Sketchbook Project book I did back in spring is finally scanned and is up for viewing on line. Also if you happen to be in California in September, the book will be part of the traveling show. It will be at:
The Other Art Fair - LA
I've now put twelve hours into my "Let's Eat" painting. I'm pretty much done with the cat and the turkey. I need to finish the mid ground, add in the thing they are both interested in, and finally put in the foreground plants. I want to get it done by the end of the month, as it's a birthday present for my oldest.
What I read:
What I'm reading:
Comment #1: Thursday, August 01, 2019 at 07:12:57
hose are really funny turtles))
Comment #2: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:15:00
Thanks. They were fun to make.
Comment #3: Sunday, August 04, 2019 at 06:02:02
I like How To Catch A Star! That was one I used to read with my son when he was little.
The paper plate turtles look cool! May be a holiday crafts idea while the kids are off school!
Comment #4: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:16:00
How to Catch a Star was part of our mask making exercise at camp. The turtles were also fun to make.
Comment #5: Monday, August 05, 2019 at 01:30:00
I'm sorry to hear about your back. I'll be praying you get relief from the pain.
Love the colors in "Let's Eat." Such a wonderful painting.
Hope you enjoy all your books. Kneaded to Death and Booking the Crook caught my eye.
Comment #6: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:19:00
My back is pretty much back to normal. Let's Eat was fun to paint. I've just finished it and will be sharing the results next Monday. I'll be starting both cozies soon.
Comment #7: Monday, August 05, 2019 at 09:02:42
Glad to see I'm not the only multi book reader!
Comment #8: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:22:00
I think you'll find many multi-book readers ono this meme.
Comment #9: Monday, August 05, 2019 at 09:34:35
You've made great progress on your art! Hope your back is doing better.
Comment #10: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:24:00
My back is pretty much back to normal. I'll be posting the finished "Let's Eat" on Monday.
Comment #11: Monday, August 05, 2019 at 12:57:28
I hope your back is feeling better now. Interesting assortment of books as usual. Enjoy this week's. Come see my week here. Happy reading!
Comment #12: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:26:00
I'm feeling better, thanks. I'll get the books reviewed soon.
Comment #13: Monday, August 05, 2019 at 13:02:50
Booking the Crook looks good. I am glad Tortuga is OK.
Comment #14: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:28:00
Tortuga is back to her old self, thanks. I'll be starting Booking the Crook soon.
Comment #15: Monday, August 05, 2019 at 15:38:01
That painting of cat and turkey is amazing. Sorry about your back, doing that would really slow you down.
Comment #16: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:30:00
I finished the painting today. I'll share it on Monday. My back is feeling better, thanks.
Comment #17: Monday, August 05, 2019 at 19:10:47
IÕm sorry to hear about your sore back, I can empathise! I hope it feels better soon. Your painting is looking terrific.
Have a great reading week
Comment #18: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:31:00
I'm feeling better. The painting is done and I'll share it on Monday.
Comment #19: Monday, August 05, 2019 at 21:11:20
I'm sorry to hear about your back. I hope you are feeling better.
Comment #20: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:33:00
I am feeling better. Thanks!
Comment #21: Monday, August 05, 2019 at 22:58:15
Oh no- hope your back feels better soon.
Booking the Crook, love those punny titles. :)
Comment #22: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:34:00
I'm a sucker for punny titles. I'm feeling better.
Comment #23: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 15:11:50
Oh no, sorry to hear about your back! I hope you are feeling better soon!
Comment #24: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:40:00
I'm better, thanks!
Comment #25: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 16:25:51
I really want to read If It Makes You Happy, hope you like it! And wow, your painting is amazing!
Comment #26: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 at 21:43:00
I'm starting that book tonight. I'll get it reviewed as soon as I can. The painting is finished and I'll share it on Monday. Or you can look me up on IG.