A few months back, Christine had a lovely sailboat on her blog post that she had painted. It was so inspirational that I copied it onto my desktop and looked at for weeks, thinking/wishing that I could do something similar.
First, let me say right up front, I am not artistic. My students would make fun of my stick drawings when I would put them on the board. Last summer I bought some watercolor pencils and found them to be very easy to use. Rather fun, and relaxing even. I posted a bit of my work here. Many of you were very kind with your comments. So, I am going to post MY version of Christine’s sailboat: