"Tools of the Trade" copyright Judith Nijholt-Strong
12.50cm h x 37.50cm w (image size)
Watercolors, pen & ink, colored pencil on Bockingford wc paper
Yep, all the bags are packed and most of the art supplies too! LOL My humans are off for their summer vacation in France and yes, "Mom" will be sketching (even starting a "French
This time they are staying near Etretat and Honfleur, in Normandy (the coastline that was popular with the Impressionist painters). They're also planning a trip down to Mont St. Michel during their stay in Normandy and maybe a step into Brittany to St. Malo. "Mom" packed enough art supplies to keep her busy while away and "Dad" has a load of books again and his new Lumix camera - and of course there is the European Cup Soccer Tournament on TV ("Dad"can't miss tomorrow night! Hup Holland! heh heh).
All I can say is that I expect a gift of fish from Normandy when they get back to the Netherlands - because I promised to be on my best kitty behaviour while they are away and not to annoy my human step-brother too much (although I didn't promise not to annoy the neighbours) !! * heh heh* Until they return , it's highly unlikely I will be blogging unless they find a WiFi location in France and "Mom" feels like typing for me - then maybe you'll get some vacation pics. See you next month!