Back home, it's been time to ratchet up the creative gears a notch or two. Pendants and other small items being made in time to offer at the Peace Festival, and completion of my mixed-media painting for IAO's Red Dot. A few detail images:
It's titled "Lisa se Klavier", having been inspired by a song of that title. You can hear it here:
Cooler, gray autumn days are so perfect for taking the kayak up to Stinchcomb, where the migratory birds are gathering on their journey south. It's a real pity hunting season opened Saturday, and more a pity that hunting is allowed at a wildlife sanctuary, and one inside the city limits. The 'ba-boom' of shotguns does not make for idyllic kayaking ambience. Nor does the idea of coming back with extra holes in my body.
Guess I'll stick around the house for a while and deal with things like rusted out water heaters.....