Gratitude

I am grateful to be tucked in my bed, listening to the pitter pat of rain and the fireworks this Canada Day.

I am grateful for time spent with old friends and new friends today. We met some nice folks here at the campground whose kids got on with ours Luke a house in fire, and we’re staying with old friends here at our site, and know other folks camping here too. Finding our community here without much planning makes this island feel like home.

Gratitude

I am grateful for time spent in the studio this morning.

I am grateful for an ambitious to-do list authored and crossed out this afternoon.

I am grateful for the Ed Emberly “Make a World” drawing book that I loved as a kid that my lads now also dig. Those jokers were on that thing for hours tonight.

Gratitude

I am grateful for a mostly normal day.

I am grateful for time spent in the studio this morning.

I am grateful for a productive afternoon in the garagenous zone.

I am grateful for Coop’s last Cub meeting. It’s a good crew of scouters we have, and it’s been a great experience to volunteer with them.

Gratitude

I am grateful for a big sale at Opus Art Supplies. I bought 9 canvases. That oughtta keep me busy for a while.

I am grateful for time spent with my bro in law and kids. It was family fun night: Farley’s pick. We biked to McDonald’s (aka Old McDonald’s). That kid knows how to party!

I am grateful for time spent chinwagging away into the night with my spouse and her brother. Good times!

Gratitude

I am grateful for the opportunity to be artist in residence at the Grand Pacific Hotel this August. I had a meeting with my contact at the hotel today. I am stoked!

I am grateful for time spent perusing a few galleries downtown after that, while I was down there.

I am grateful for time spent kicking a soccer ball around with Farley and a few of his classmates at his

I am grateful for time in the studio this evening.

Gratitude

I am grateful for time in the studio this morning. I finished one and started another.

I am grateful for Julie’s peanut butter cookies.

I am grateful for more time in the studio while the boys were in karate.

I am grateful for Cooper’s Father’s Day card.

I am grateful for Farley’s riddles.