Hubby and I worked our butts off yesterday finishing the master bath. He went to bed at four this morning and I went to bed at six. Crazy, I know. But we got it done without killing each other . . . our tortured bodies are doing it for us. Call our method slap-hazard, poor… Continue reading The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Renovation still in progress
Our plan today is to get the second bathroom finished. That was our plan yesterday. And the day before. But, today we really are going to get the new floor installed. However, hubby did install the new drop in sink and faucets yesterday. Yay! Today, we have to take out the really old, really low… Continue reading Digital Art: From Reality to Make Believe
Having BPD (borderline personality disorder), I should avoid stress like the plague. But, instead, I create more stress. Like this house renovation thing. I’ve never been so angry and frustrated and cried so much in my life. But, in spite of my life-long-ugly monkey on my back, I’ve learned to cope. I’ve learned to laugh… Continue reading Photos: From Hot Mess to Abstract Art
So, I’m not liking my house or my yard much these days. We’re renovating the house and the yard is overcome with weeds and tree roots and moss . . . everything but grass. And the house needs painting, too. And the front porch. And the deck. Oh, and the back porch? Well . .… Continue reading Before and After: From Bland to Grand
I enjoy working with photos and re-creating them; even change them completely. It’s my world. I can do that if I want to. The before and after photo is my front yard . . . the way it is and the way it ain’t. The program that I use is PaintShop pro 2019.
I know it’s been a while since I’ve posted an update concerning our home improvement (demolition). The truth is, we had to take a break from it. We began taking up the carpet on Monday, May 27, 2019. And it’s been quite an undertaking for two oldies who have never done this before. EVER! To top… Continue reading Two Old People and a Hand Truck
Below are before and after photos that I took over the years to use in my digital designs. At the time I created these images I was using PaintShop Pro X6. I have since upgraded to PaintShop Pro 2019 Ultimate. This is our favorite spot in the spring and summer. We enjoy the sites and… Continue reading Photos Before and After