I love all things inspiring, heartening. Encouraging. And so, when your night falls dark and cold, remember …. “Deep in their roots, all flowers Keep the Light.” Theodore Roethke Inspiration Artists give gifts. We seek to encourage and inspire. Roethke’s beautiful words woke me… Continue reading Keep The Light
Very Simple… in design. Full of Atmosphere and dialogue. I find it calming, serene and relaxing to look upon. Relaxing. With just the merest hint of energy in the deep waters, to prevent any boredom from setting in. Skies Above I wonder. If more of us painted, more of us drew, more of us… Continue reading Skies Above
Silly Saturday! From walking in the woods to fine forest finds, such lovely discoveries were made. Yesterday’s playful Daniel Smith watercolor mixings was so Fun! Looking at these patterns and colors of the bark and lichen – can You – come up with “Color Recipes” to emulate? Why don’t you give it… Continue reading Fine Forest Finds
How much fun can you have – just walking in the green woods? or just splashing and mixing paints? I had endless fun. Both during my short walk and after, while creating these pretty little foliage green mixes. With only a few brief moments to play, I… Continue reading Walking in the Green Woods (Daniel Smith Watercolors)
Untamed….a semi abstract watercolor landscape. What is more glorious than the freedom found in nature?
Spring. Spring is a rush of underground energy. Full of feeling. Full of things yet untapped and yet unseen. “The sun just touched the morning; The morning, happy thing, Supposed that he had come to dwell, and life would be all Spring.” Emily Dickinson Heralds of Spring Long dreary months!… Continue reading Spring: Hold on and Believe
Silky smooth sand and wild waves. Beautiful. Those waves….. they might, appear to be small. They’re not. They’re huge incoming 8-10 footers crashing right in. I didn’t go swimming.