This is a long-time Pinterest inspired project. The John Muir quote speaks to me. I live in the mountains and they call to me daily. In a short hop, skip or jump, I am on a trail running, pedaling or hiking- sometimes for an hour and sometimes for several hours a day.
Next came some dry brush dabbing with a rust orange paint:
Then a little turquoise for more aging:
Both of my children are named after mountains, so "the mountains are calling" sort of has a double meaning for me.