Plumeria Art-a-thon

I am absolutelly in love in Plumeria flowers. They remind me of the tropics... and I love everything tropical themed! I have been painting plumerias all month and plan to paint one every week! Yes, probably ambitious of me...but will keep you posted. Here is my first one...

Plumeria Night watercolor by Lenila L. Batali

Until the next one I finish,

Aloha~ Lenila


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Prayers to the Families in the CT shooting

In memory of the children and adults of Sand Hook Elementary School, Newton, CT

December 14, 2012


I held him for a little while, made plans to watch him grow. 

We played each waking moment so he’d know I loved him so. 

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