Yes another year has started and I am excited to see what it brings. I plan on continuing with my digital art and am opening a small gallery at my house. Hopefully I will have this up and running within the next few weeks. I will let you know details as they happen. Have you been out enjoying your photography? Did you get some great Christmas photos? I hope so. If you like what you got but want to improve Continue reading It’s begun, 2018
Yes it is that time of year again… I wanted to take this opportunity to wish you all a happy Christmas and to thank you for being part of my life. As you will know this year has been very difficult but I am still here, I am still living and I am beginning to thrive again. No matter what life throws at us, we can face it and more than that we can overcome it….for those of you who Continue reading Tis the Season
Most of you know of my orchid images and love seeing them so I will add some at the end of the post as this is what this is all about. As most of you would know from my absence that inspiration and motivation have been sadly lacking in my life since my hubby, Colin, passed away. Yes I am living, doing new things and trying to move on, but sadly inspiration and motivation have been a long way away, Continue reading Inspiration
There has been much talk about digital art and what it is and if it is a legitimate art form. Recently someone took someone else’s work added a few basic adjustments, such as contrast, brightness etc and entered the work in a competition as their own. This is obviously not an acceptable thing to do. With my digital art, I take a series of images that I have shot or have the rights to use and then combine the layers. Continue reading Digital Art
What to do after someone dies, this means if you are the spouse, family or close friend of someone who has passed and you need to know what steps to take then this is a list that I found helpful when my husband died. If possible, look around your area and choose which funeral home you would like to use and also choose which coffin or type of coffin you would like. These are hard choices for the person left Continue reading What happens when someone dies?
These are the other two forms that you will need filled out before you die or become incapacitated. Once again, these are not substitutes for seeking legal or medical advice, just general advice to help with getting your affairs in order. The power of Attorney gives the person the rights to manage your financial affairs if you become unable to and the Guardianship allows the person to make medical decisions for you when you are unable to make them yourself. Continue reading Power of Attorney and Guradianship