My emphasis in this week’s Norm’s Thursday Doors is the way these entry ways are designed and adorned. The shrubbery, the iron work, the tile work, and the beauty of each door make an inviting entry to these homes and/or businesses. See more door pictures at https://miscellaneousmusingsofamiddleagedmind.wordpress.com/2017/08/17/thursday-doors-august-17-2017/
Walls become the canvas used by many artists in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, and I’m intrigued when I discover new artwork on a building that is tucked away in an alleyway or a parking lot. So here are more wonderful paintings I have found walking the streets of this magical city. These two paintings… Continue reading Street Art With Life
This is the second post in my Street Art series. All of these works of art my sister and I found as e explored different neighborhoods in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. We watched this painting in progress and found it fascinating as the artist filled in the details. And here is today’s version with… Continue reading Street Art #2
I don’t know what kind of flower this is, but it is small, and I thought it was beautiful. If you know what this tiny and perfect flower is, please let me know. I’m sharing it as part of today’s Cee’s Flower of the Day Photo Challenge. See more at https://ceenphotography.com/2017/08/10/flower-of-the-day-august-11-2017-dahlia/.
As I wander the streets of San Miguel de Allende in the mountains of Mexico my senses are caressed, challenged, tickled, and surprised. The delicious smells: fresh fruits, chicken and beef mixed with peppers and onions roasting over a sidewalk burner, hot tortillas, and homemade tamales. The vibrant colors: abundant fresh flowers of all hues,… Continue reading Street Art Says We Are Alive
Flowers abound in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, and here are a couple of pictures I took today on our many walks around town. See more lovely flowers as part of Cee’s Flower of the Day Photo Challenge:https://ceenphotography.com/2017/08/04/flower-of-the-day-august-5-2017-dahlia/.
I found these interesting fellows sitting on a balcony in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. The Day Dreamer looks lost in his own thoughts, contemplating the world around him. Now this gentleman, let’s call him the Observer, seems to be an overseer of activities, observing, monitoring, keeping track of what is transpiring down below. And… Continue reading Art and Odd Balls Unite–Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge