The Lily. Loveliness of form, lithe and ever so long lasting. Many might shun this most elegant of flowers. Thinking of mortality. I never do. The Arum lily, Calla lily. Or “Zante de schia aethiopica” a flower originating from Southern Africa. I guess many now, associate this glorious flower with sadness and mourning.Continue reading “Just…. daydreams”
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Haunting Magic of Nature
Life lesson learned from art: make everything, count. The clock ticks. Art is life and life is art!
COLOR Moments #12
Color Moments. All 12 paintings represent a unique point in time. A Moment, captured by color expressing some intangible thing needing further reflection.
Colors …… Move us
Colors move us in ways we often can’t articulate. We just can’t seem to find the right words that express how deeply we’ve been touched. Inspired by Color This morning I was inspired. My rose garden, it had some lovely buds bursting into color. I picked them. My wonky abstract, warped frameContinue reading “Colors …… Move us”
Cobalt Teal Abstract #9
Inspired by nature, but absolutely abstract. I’ve had fun painting my CTB #9 using hands, fingers, brushes, fork and palette knife. Whatever was in the studio, was fair game! Cobalt Teal Blue – CTB Cobalt teal blue, prussian blue, quinacridone gold and white was the color palette I chose to use. Continue reading “Cobalt Teal Abstract #9”
Ink in October
Old work, remodeled. Some of you, might be smiling about now. At any rate, I always enjoy the challenge of transforming previous, older art images into something different and new. Something with a refreshing look to it, that catches the eye. It IS Possible. Watercolor and Ink Ink in October started thisContinue reading “Ink in October”
Trees: ink, light and feeling
Feeling the trees with ink and light. Brushes and skewers, are used lightly softly. The black ink diluted in many tones, plays upon the dampened paper. Trees in Ink You never know, just what may come about, what may emerge. A surprise each time. Many surprises are wonderful. And manyContinue reading “Trees: ink, light and feeling”
#700 Our Imagination
Seven hundred times, I’ve pressed “Publish” and hoped …. for the best. Sometimes my imagination has a win. Sometimes, the creative spark has gone walk about. To Imagine … Regardless of the win or the ‘not so fabulous’ result…. It is about the trying. The climbing. Its the Climb… The persistence. AndContinue reading “#700 Our Imagination”
Through The Trees …. sparking the imagination
Wondering how to spark your creativity? How to let loose your imagination?
Across The Waters II
in a gentle mist and cool greys, like a watercolor waiting….