Chicago Riverwalk – A portion

The Chicago Riverwalk at night is magical!

Many of you know I organize the monthly Drink & Click events in Chicago.  If you’re not familiar check them out and if you’re from the area or visiting let me know so we can add to our awesome group! Continue reading “Chicago Riverwalk – A portion”

Thank you Photofocus!

Thank you to Marco Larousse for choosing my “Hanging in the Balance” image for Photographer of the Day over on the Photofocus blog! Continue reading “Thank you Photofocus!”

Raspberry Bokeh

I’m guessing that line’s been used before but it’s what popped in my head when I was editing this.

pink-brush-floral-bokeh-2017-lauri-novakMe, playing with new stuff!! Continue reading “Raspberry Bokeh”

My New Favorite Tea Mugs

Remember back in June when I want on an amazing trip to Svlabard?  Part of the fun of trips like this are the people you meet.

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One day on the ship I noticed this little table set up in the ‘lobby’ area with china tea cups and business cards. Continue reading “My New Favorite Tea Mugs”

Winner!

We have a winner from the #laurilibraryexhibit selfie contest at St. Charles Library where I was the featured artist of the month.

The prize was supposed to be a framed print, but how can I resist this: Continue reading “Winner!”

Prints for Purchase & Other things!

Which framing option do you prefer?

I recently took a group of the Drink & Click Chicago Chapter to the Lincoln Park Conservatory and Zoo.  Continue reading “Prints for Purchase & Other things!”

2017 – Focus, Intent & Stories

No, this is not a New Year’s Resolution post, not really.

Thought I’d fill you in on what’s been going on in my head the last month or so. It’s not that scary, I promise.

I tend to get involved in too much, I like being involved until it becomes a distraction and veers me off my path.  Sometimes I do things thinking they are part of my path, how else do you find out if they are or not if you don’t try?  Then I become overwhelmed and hardly anything gets done. I know I’m not the only one who does this.

Continue reading “2017 – Focus, Intent & Stories”