This is from the wonderful Japanese Garden in Portland. (Thanks for the recommendation, Jill! You were right, it is an amazing place.) It's all very green and peaceful and full of beautiful unexpected arrangements and tableau. Among other things, I used one of the Cartoon filters from Camera360.
Nancy Freeman is a native of California who lives now in Washington, DC. A lifelong artist, she paints portraits and other commissions for a living, which keeps her traditional skills tuned and supports her decades-old obsession with computer art, and pastel painting.
She is currently using her 15th, 16th, 17th, and 18th computers, but remembers when Dick Tracy had to make do with a two-way wrist radio.