Danie’s Art

I am so impressed with Danie’s oil paintings and his sketches.  Here are some of his works.

  • November 28, 2015

SA Visit – Andre Ceremony

Quick visit to South Africa to be with the family after Andre passed away.  We had a very therapeutic time with a beautiful service to celebrate his life.  I stayed with Danie in Constantia.  Here are some pictures from the…

  • November 22, 2015

Andre – passed away

Andre passed away on Nov 18, 2015 from a heart attack. He collapsed at Mom’s home and died instantly. We thank God for his life and for lending him to us for 44 years. Here are some pictures of Andre.…

  • November 18, 2015

Fall 2015 Concert

Here is the video of the Vyelin Studio Fall Concert.  The theme was The Sound of Music.  Great show! Daniel’s solo was King William’s March at 15:51 in the video. 00:04 – Do Re Mi (Twinklers) 02:54 – My Favorite…

  • November 17, 2015

Sony a7Rii + Lenses

I changed over to the Sony a7Rii camera from my Sony RX1. I was looking for a bit more variety in my photography than the fixed lens 35mm RX1 and the a7Rii looked like a perfect upgrade. Definitely not cheap, but…

  • November 14, 2015

Riding with Talansky

Paul and I had a fantastic 50 mile ride with Andrew Talansky and Ted King.  Had dinner with them the previous night, breakfast, then a ride through Napa with some croquet halfway up Ink Grade, and finally lunch at Velo…

  • November 8, 2015

Sleepy Hollow

Beautiful production of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow at Browns Valley Elementary.

  • October 29, 2015

Soccer 2015

Here are some pictures from the 2015 soccer season.

  • October 24, 2015

Veeder, Trinity, Cavedale ride

Great ride with Gimmi this morning.  I had to stop a few times and cramped up quite a bit (since I was stupid and did not bring snacks with me!) but felt good to get 5,000ft of climbing in.  Check…

  • October 18, 2015

Cade Release Party!

2012 CADE Estate Cabernet Sauvignon  Winemaker Dinner Indulge in a private dinner catered by the celebrated culinary team from the legendary Meadowood Napa Valley. Dinner will be crafted to highlight the robust and full bodied nature of our 2012 CADE…

  • October 10, 2015