Daily Color: “Being a creative person means living life creatively, with no clearly charted course, a brave foray into the uncharted.” –Danny Gregory

Four years after her death, my mother continues to surprise me. I found this nearly-finished needlepoint of hers the other day. The bright colors, the interplay of shapes--it is just so "her"! And I think she freehanded it, as there is no sign on the back that she had traced the design first. (Scroll down to the last photo to see my inadvertent reinterpretation, made several weeks before I found the needlepoint.)

Genetic predisposition? My Made on Monday #23, made several weeks before I found my mother's needlepoint.