Rainey Dewey Art

Dragging my Feet

I know… I know… where are my chicken paintings and drawings?!  I admit that I am dragging my feet because I haven’t painted or drawn chickens very often and so my self-doubt steps in with a vengeance and I revert back to painting things I consider safe.  Like these little loosely painted daisies, which are fun […]

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Chicken Coop

Chicken Coop Building in Review (Chicken Tales Pt3)

You might wonder why I decided to build the chicken coop myself instead of calling in a handyman and I would answer with two words… pure economics.  The truth is I try to do whatever I can myself and only call in the professionals when I must… for things like electrical and plumbing work.   Honestly, […]

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Chicken Coop

Due Diligence and All-Nighters (Chicken Tales Pt2)

It seemed hard for me to believe that 15 barely hours-old chicks could be shipped from McMurray Hatchery’s in Iowa to my little post office in Upstate New York –  intact and alive to boot.   Amazing really!  But I placed my trust in the process and with the hatch date for my chicks fast approaching […]

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Rainey Dewey Art

Press Restart

Getting back in the saddle after having dismounted so years before can seem a bit daunting – as is the case for me right here and now. What I’m talking about, of course, is blogging… writing… communicating… with who-knows-who and maybe no-one-at-all on the world wide web.  Of course, there is always hope that your […]

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