In Golden Ambers and Topaz

Such brilliant colors, my words will certainly fail to do justice. The yellow gold raining down as I looked into the branches – captured me. And it was so easy to become lost within the cascade of golden ambers, citrine and topaz.     Finding Gold   The man watched. Surreptitiously. I stood beneath hisContinue reading “In Golden Ambers and Topaz”

Colorful Brushstrokes

Breaking the rules. With decisive,  powerful brushstrokes. Colorful brushstrokes.     A Bridge of Prussian Blue These two big sweeping strokes of Prussian blue unite the image.   The background was quite jarring, overly full of lively textures.  And, it was so warm. This is generally not in keeping with a balanced sense of harmonyContinue reading “Colorful Brushstrokes”

You Pretty Thing, You!

Pretty things, these pea blossoms. They weren’t mine. Once again, I’ve taken the shots from my neighbor’s garden while on a zen stroll.       Pretty Does the Garden Grow Its fabulous to go round the neighborhood and see what pretty things grow.   I meet some really lovely people. As I ….edge closerContinue reading “You Pretty Thing, You!”

Snippets of Vibrant- Teals and Lilacs

A much needed rest day today was a lucky happenstance.     Fun Art and Digital Painting A combination of lovely lilac watercolor backgrounds,  snippets of vibrant teal foliage from around the gardens,  collaging,  and some digital change ups and cropping.   Watercolor Backgrounds I enjoyed having a play with the soft focus watercolor backgrounds.Continue reading “Snippets of Vibrant- Teals and Lilacs”