March Madness | Kristye Addison Dudley

Block Park Sketch for Painting Concepts © Kristye Addison Dudley  We are doing a little spring cleaning and I am finding so many fun sketches like this one. We are also planning for our first family trip to Disney World! I am so excited!!! Our kids don’t know yet, and not telling them is so[…]

Day 5 – Wildflowers

Day 5 – Wildflowers (WIP) © Kristye Addison Dudley 6″ x 4″ Acrylic on Canvas Paper Day 5 of 30 Paintings in 30 Days Wildflowers (work in progress) for 99 Bottles of Art on the Wall. I am really enjoying working with landscapes. As a former athlete, I have always been drawn to the figure,[…]

Day 4 – The Giving Trees

Day 4 – “Two Cherry Blossoms” © Kristye Addison Dudley Acrylic on Canvas Paper 6″ x4″ It’s Friday! I have really been enjoying this painting challenge. Today I worked in a new way, 4-up. That’s a printing term used to describe 4 images printing on the same sheet at the same time. I worked on[…]

7 things you don’t know about me

My dream car 1958 Corvette Ok, so one of my friends on Facebook posted this list of things people didn’t know about him, the viewer was to then post the numbers that they knew and then you were given a number to make your own list. He gave me the number 7.  So here are[…]

Where do I begin?

Love is in the air! February 2013, MJ (6 months old) and KJ (2 yrs old)  at dinner. I  can’t believe my last post was February of 2013! Ok, I am going to try and catch you up! In March 2013 I started to get the hang of my husband being deployed. I knew who[…]

Looking back, looking ahead

As I look back over 2012, I can’t overlook how my year began. I spent New Years Eve burying one of my friends. I was early in the first trimester of pregnancy and not ready to tell anyone. I was sad but hopeful about the year and felt the need to hold tight to my[…]

The whole world in his hands

 Do you remember that song “He’s got the whole world in his hands”? I used to love that song! This morning before daycare my KJ awoke to an extra Christmas tree. We decided to put up two since this house is so large. This one is the “gold” tree. It has mostly gold decorations with[…]

Laugh out loud

Soul Stirring © Kristye Addison Dudley Have you ever been in a situation where you had to decide weather to laugh or cry? This month has been full of them. Highs and lows, tears and laughter have filled our home. The most important event that happened this month was Mark’s deployment was cancelled. Of course[…]

One day at a time

Family photo of my husband and KJ our babymoon in June. So let’s not get tired of doing what is good. At just the right time we will reap a harvest of blessing if we don’t give up. (Galatians 6:9 NLT) Ok so I am 35 weeks prego and I am ready to hold this[…]

Treasures

High tide by Kristye Addison Dudley Wherever your treasure is, there the desires of your heart will also be. (Matthew 6:21 NLT) This was my scripture reading this morning and it made me think, what do I treasure? I remember when I got my first job, I was driven by my career, buying my first[…]