Pencils + chick

In addition to some candy, my friends’ kids get a container full of colored pencils in their Easter basket. This is a treat I could dig. (Especially after all these cupcakes and ice cream). Also going down on the farm? Spring chicks have arrived. One casualty so far, but the others seem to be holding […]


Testing the camera

Sometimes I think my camera is bonkers (images are too soft, metering is whacky), but I’ve found that just shutting it down and starting over seems to work. Here I was testing to make sure things stuck in focus with a few items sitting on my desk. I’ve taken pictures of these things more than […]

quality pencils

I’m sharpening a pencil for today’s Layer Tennis match.