Sarah is the model for the first half of the session here, and a going away party was held this evening in her honor. She is also first of hopefully all, of those related to Studio Escalier who will have their portraits on this blog. Found a scarf for her at the second-hand store, and she wore it proudly for an impromptu session of fortune-telling, with Timothy keeping harmony on his acoustical guitar. Good food and friends before we leave for a week-long trip to Italy. M
When I started this blog in May 2007, it was for the sole purpose of staying in touch with friends and family while we traveled to Europe for three months. I am still staying in touch. "Traveller's Joy" clematis vitalba: Wildflower found throughout southwest Europe/Africa. Used for medicinal purposes and found "climbing and covering" the roadsides of Europe.
We spend January 1 walking through our lives, room by room, drawing up a list of work to be done, cracks to be patched. Maybe this year, to balance the list, we ought to walk through the rooms of our lives... not looking for flaws, but for potential. ~Ellen Goodman