Impressionist, with nearly all soft and loose edges…. just like the morning haze. So long ago. Forest Morning Haze This quick, loose watercolor study was painted from sheer memory. Done in under 10 minutes, there was no laboring or fussing about. Just expressing that time – keeping it simple. I no longer… Continue reading Forest Morning Haze, watercolor
Exuberance, bursting with life and excitement! How many of us secretly wish, to do something a little bit daring, something …. just for Fun?! Dancing…with life Doing something new, fun, silly, something daring. Something we haven’t done before. I don’t mean way out or extreme…. We don’t have to go to Monte Carlo… Continue reading Dancing in the Water Fountain
Say it, like you mean it. Art that speaks a message stays longer with us than ‘pretty.’ Creating art rich in symbolic meaning, in content, in depth has always intrigued me. Layering textures, colors, brushstrokes, with meaning that will remain with the viewer has always been my driving purpose. Its like a little siren call.… Continue reading Stories …. told, through art
Just for fun. A quick bit of mixing and matching. Testing the colors out, seeing who looks good together. Watercolor Play I created a 6 set chart in watercolors. Then found a few sets that appealed to me the most. This triad with the Daniel Smith Moonglow, the cobalt teal (green blue)… Continue reading Color Play Triad
The Zoo. A place to go for “lions, tigers and bears.” Ok, snakes, zebras, penguins and kangaroos, too. Busy Perth Zoo The crowds are large. Jostling. Pushing. Tapping. Tailgaters every where. Its not just the roads they’re on anymore. I wonder, at their big rush… at the zoo. Of all places.… Continue reading Of All Places….
Painting Abstracts…. simply Walk through this gateway, to relax your mind and create exciting fulfilling fresh art work.
You know, at first glance, I just might think …. “oh, …. more yellow flowers.” Well perhaps, you do too! But what IF, the Faces were something beyond the ordinary? Beyond the standard, the traditional and the conventional shots? Would that pique my interest? Most definitely. I’m in! 7 Flower Faces I received a gorgeous… Continue reading 7 Fresh Faces (yellow flowers)