…like a politician if I told you how much fun the past few days have been, but so much has been accomplished, my feeling of satisfaction trumps the aches and pains!
I mentioned previously that I would try to finish everything but the studio and then begin redecorating.
Yep, I did it!
Even the windows and blinds have been washed, some badly needed weather-stripping put in place, and a few paintings have been hung.
See for yourself!
All my mismatched, second-hand furniture now looks great, although it took three coats of paint to get it right!
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If you think that was hard work, the tree specialists arrived Thursday morning, and put it four solid days work clearing the land next door, which began like this…
and ended like this, taken early this morning:
Here are the in-between images, arranged sequentially:
This industrious crew should be applauded for their work, executed in what I consider a very short amount of time!
They kept me busy at every short break I took, and I’ll say I was truly awed, watching all these un-cared-for trees come down, seeing all the dead limbs, and listening to the sound of the chipper as I continued my little (?) paint adventure!
Word is that construction of the parking structure will begin before the end of the year…you can bet I’ll be at my window (and, on the ground!) covering the progress!