At right: Empty now, but soon to be a studio. My granddaughter Emma is building a loft for her room – maybe I can do that, too, and fill it with watercolors!
Below: I’m looking after my health and getting in shape, and the Iowa City pedestrian mall is an attractive destination for walking. There are all kinds of restaurants, and a concert every Friday night. Bonnie and I felt irresistibly drawn to the end of the mall by the beckoning glow of the Dick Blick art supply store.