• talavera bull

    Very Big Snake~Surprise!

    I couldn’t fit the whole snake into the photo because she’s about 54″ long! I wondered how long she could hang there, bouncing on the wall. The branch in front isn’t holding her up. She…

  • muddy cows

    Antique Jars, New Treasures

    Jars such as these are so special. There is something appealing about utilitarian objects like these glass containers that were used almost a century ago! The color, the shape, the handwork that went into the…

  • deer in the courtyard watercolor-countrywomanpaints©

    Fawn at My Backdoor

    I was distracted and irritated. BUSY. Struggling with the fruitless task of forcing a long desk to fit into the mud room at the foot of the stairs leading up to my studio. Frustrated and…

  • Boscobel~Austin rose

    Watercolor Wednesday is Thursday, My Time

    Artwork by L’Adelaide. All rights reserved. Apologies. This little watercolor didn’t get posted quite in time for Wednesday but Thursday will do. I’ve been feeling  pain that clings to me. There is something soulless about…