Thursday, March 27, 2014
I'm still painting away - the gallery calls!
This is a painting I started a year ago.
A fractured abstract version of a
It has a long way to go -
and I'm still not sure where it's headed .. .
I used an incredible stencil - clock mechanisms.
In Egypt, the scarab was seen as a symbol of the heavenly cycle and of the idea or rebirth or regeneration. So I thought the stencil symbolizes time and the passage of time - so it seemed appropriate to use it in this painting.
Thursday, March 20, 2014
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Obviously, I am the last person on earth to discover this book. I heard about it on Elvis and Duran radio, checked it out on Amazon - fell in love and purchased it the same day. Now I follow it on Facebook. I love the photographs but mostly I love the wonderful and profound things that ordinary people say.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Thursday, March 6, 2014
LANDSCAPE PAINTING Landscape painting is a genre I normally avoid. There are so so many talented artists who paint beautiful re...
WAITING FOR OUR WINGS Back to the winged critters and the challenging composition. I was given excellent advice - my compo...
The kids at the Library should enjoy this painting. I did use layers of glazes in the sky and the clouds. I don't usually use gla...