Speaking as a grandmother I am constantly reminded how fast time passes
as a child grows up. Admittedly, I think it's a wee bit
fast, but who am I to change the schedule of
This is my oldest grandchild who honestly was only a little guy
recently. Now, he is past eleven and it won't be long before
the "teen" years, then young adulthood and
We have enjoyed watching him grow and change and
become his own personality. What a joyful treat
it has been, and we feel so blessed to see his skills develop, his interactions
with others become apparent and his interests take hold.
I have not done many portraits before this, but I have been motivated recently
by the work of some of my blogging friends who
seem to have the skill of portraiture
well in hand.
Their work certainly gives me motivation and encouragement.
I think my next effort will be the younger
brother of this boy. I'm looking
forward to it.