A full house was had at the Woman of Oliver for Women show! Lots of tables full of great stuff and lots of people to enjoy them! Bernice was there with her beautiful dolls . . I have one on my bed! I thought the wall board was old wood . . peel and stick wall paper . . love this from Alberto’s. In a world of . . well I need not say more . .  Mavis and Sharon are out there promoting friendship . . I think more of us should follow their lead!!!! One of the hardest working Artist in town . .  Mary Fry to get your ideas off the ground! and we both went to Emily Carr . . . Soap from Symphony, her real name . . Thanks Dad for giving your daughter such a beautiful name! Olivers Art Council supporting the Arts in Oliver. AGM Monday at 9:30. Money for Education . . take advantage of it! The Beautiful Flower Child . .  Charlotte of Flower Fantasy and Gifts. I know of her generosity to the community first hand! For all your flowers! Flower Fantasy and Gifts!!! And the Dressmaker, Dianne from Maker Place . . . xo Now I always called them Thunder Balls . . . they are called Geos . . next to the lovely Artist Kim . . . hope you gave Emily a squeeze for me.And finally after a long day . . Country Wines . .  the Waxwings ate all my wine grapes last year . . hopefully they will leave them and I can make a nice little vintage for 2019!

. . and that wraps another WOW show . . . Women helping Women!

Thank you to the organizers and volunteers!

Now maybe Arty Smarty can get their enforcer back! Miss Sally!

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Tonight at Frank Venables Theatre!

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Happy Happy Valentine’s Day

IMG_4874 With love from the Maker Place

IMG_4879Fantasy Flowers and Gifts

IMG_4880and . . we deliver! and support Women in Business!

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Outdoor Girlfriend Styling in the Snow!

IMG_4835Okay I have had enough of this stuff!IMG_4841Poured Cherry Blossoms, 2019  3×7 inches

This is where my heart is . . Cherry Blossoms. Next Paint Class at Maker Place, Cherry Blossoms Wednesday March 13th. Connect with Dianne at Maker Place to register.

IMG_4837Lunch with Louise and Roland. Part of the family that was lost for 68 years.

Enjoy another snowy cold day in Paradise.

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Jammin’ Jammin’ We Jammin at Ye Old Welcome Inn

IMG_4830Stopped into the Inn for a wee splash and to catch the first Sunday afternoon Jam at Ye Old Welcome Inn.

Entertaining us was Brian Sykes and fresh off a tour with Shania Twain, Branden Dallas Morgan. Great music, good food and our server Jacquie was delightful.

Check it out Next Sunday at noon. Bring your guitar, voice or just be the audience and enjoy a Sunday afternoon at Ye Olde Welcome Inn.

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Sunday Morn . . . Surround yourself with kids art.

It feels good and is affordable!

In Arty Smarty class at Oliver Parks and Rec, Saturday mornings at 11am, we painted Winnie the Pooh. IMG_4814Colour matching . . check!IMG_4818Uhmmm . . .  we seam to be building Winnie a city out of plastic cups.IMG_4817Look very closely, abstract Winnie with Fireworks . . we all have our own style!IMG_4816Love this bright and beautiful Winnie.

We have a plan every class however independent study is encouraged . . that’s when the best art is made!

Relax and enjoy the sun and cold . .

Because . . .

Baby it is cold outside!IMG_4824

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The Peewee’s shoot, they score!

Too much fun watching these little ones on the ice with the pros! Enjoy and laugh!


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