William’s First Painting

I introduced my grandson, William, to watercolors today. Being 2+ years old, he has an affinity to water. My role in guiding his creativity was to minimize splashing, and applying a dab with a paper towel to the unavoidable water slicks on the table. I was surprised that he covered the entire surface of the paper, […]


Today’s watercolor experiment: Today I gave my grandson, Will a drawing lesson. Being 2.5 years old, it didn’t take long for him to loosen up. At first he just scribbled in one corner of the paper, but when I showed him how to draw a big circle, he took to it like a duck to […]

Travel Day – To Burbank

Today was a travel day to see the kids and the grandkids. Traffic wasn’t too bad on the way down to Burbank. As we were driving on ‘the 5’ (the nomenclature locals use when they talk about Interstate 5) at a good clip (the speed limit is 70 miles per hour), when I saw red […]