Poetry and painting

POETRY AND PAINTING

A beautiful poem , read wonderfully, can be an inspiration for a new version of art. Just listen to Elizabeth Gilbert read Early Hours...

Winter fog and brush creek

WINTER FOG AND BRUSH CREEK

44x60 Winter solstice is near. Light will return. Till then I continue to paint more light to give solace. This is super large... oil,...

 
 
 
Merry Christmas and happy holidays!

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and lots of peace and love! xoxo

2018 only one resolution

2018 ONLY ONE RESOLUTION

If I was to say one thing to do this year...if there was a resolution to make, it would be this.... Build pockets of silence into your...

 
 
 
Valentine's passion and one month

VALENTINE'S PASSION AND ONE MONTH

Hi Everyone! pastel about 5"x6" I'm back!!!! The explanation for my absence is below. I just wanted to announce that in honor of Valentine's...

Autumn colors

AUTUMN COLORS

Autumn is my favorite of all seasons. The colors are like sirens which draw me to the rocks. I want them all but have to always bear...

 
 
 
February 15, 2018, day 2

FEBRUARY 15, 2018, DAY 2

8x8 pastel Day 2, at the lake. Air with a small hint of Spring.

February 16 2018 passion challenge, day 3

FEBRUARY 16 2018 PASSION CHALLENGE, DAY 3

Day 3 pastel 8x8 I return to my favorite place, between the rains. When I paint here, with my muse, I simply sit with my love and communicate....

 
 
 
Day 4 passion challenge

DAY 4 PASSION CHALLENGE

Pastel 6x8" Memory painting from my morning walk.

Day 5&6 passion challenge

DAY 5&6 PASSION CHALLENGE

Pastel 8x8, day 6 After today I will be posting once a week. In that post I will include the 7 paintings from the week. It's been so...

 
 
 
Days 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 Passion challenge

DAYS 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 PASSION CHALLENGE

I keep going to the same place...seeing what I can do to create a painting. Sometimes I rework it in the studio and it then I change...

Febraury passion challenge days 14-22

FEBRAURY PASSION CHALLENGE DAYS 14-22

Baltimore sunrise, 30x40, oil We had serious wind storms which closed down the city. At one point when I went to a doctor's appointment...

 
 
 
Sanibel Island and Blogger app

SANIBEL ISLAND AND BLOGGER APP

I have spent the last week on Sanibel Island. Love that place! Did many small paintings and now I am back in the studio working from...

More from Sanibel

MORE FROM SANIBEL

Since I am back from beautiful Sanibel I am now living in my memory. Ahhh. My memory allows for total freedom. When I was there I recorded...

 
 
 
Prince Edward Island and Lab Girl

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND AND LAB GIRL

"Being able to drive happiness from discovery is a recipe for a beautiful life." Quote from the book Lab Girl, which is a book by Hope...

Why do you paint that way?

WHY DO YOU PAINT THAT WAY?

30x40 oil on linen At the Metropolitan Museum of Art there is an exhibition of Eugene Delacroix's (1798-1863) work. He is not on my...

 
 
 
Springtime on the river

SPRINGTIME ON THE RIVER

Thinking about color. Josef Albers: In visual perception a color is almost never seen as it really is - as it physically is. This fact...

The lake and the lock

THE LAKE AND THE LOCK

The lake has always been my muse. I return to her each time I want to move away from comfort. By choosing her I have enough comfort...

 
 
 
PSA, Josef Albers, and master teacher, Cynthia Dantzic

PSA, JOSEF ALBERS, AND MASTER TEACHER, CYNTHIA DANTZIC

The class I was fortunate to be part of a wonderful experience at the PSA in NYC, Hands on Albers Color Workshop with Cynthia Dantzic....

Albers and me

ALBERS AND ME

20x20 pastel Ok, so now I begin processing the information I learned at Cynthia Dantzic's workshop. This was how the painting looked...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Hong Leong City Center / Aedas

Hong Leong City Center / Aedas

Courtesy of Aedas Architects: Aedas Location: Hong Leong City Center, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China Lead Architects: Dr Andy We, Keith Griffiths Area: 0.0 m2 Project Year... Read more ...

Abstract Female Nude Painting,Palette Knife Figure "Lady of Color" by Texas...

Abstract Female Nude Painting,Palette Knife Figure "Lady of Color" by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

36"x24" Oil Painting/SOLD Read more ...

ART BY SUE MARRAZZO

ART BY SUE MARRAZZO

THIS PAINTING WAS SOLD TO A YOUNG COUPLE FOR THEIR NEW HOME. IT IS A LARGE SCALE ABSTRACT LANDSCAPE THAT HAS A LOT OF TEXTURE AND COLOR.THANKS TO THE NEW... Read more ...

Forensic Architecture and Heatherwick Among Winners of the Beazley Designs...

Forensic Architecture and Heatherwick Among Winners of the Beazley Designs of the Year 2018

Via Design Museum Forensic Architecture has been crowned overall winner of the Beazley Designs of the Year 2018, with their exhibition “Counter Investigations.” The firm has... Read more ...

"Glad To See You"

"Glad To See You"

"Glad To See You", 8x8" oil on cradled 2" gesso board, $135At the J. Petter Gallery(269)857-2230 I was so "Glad To See" so many friendly faces at the Petter Gallery this past... Read more ...

Land, Sea, and Sky Painting, "Beach Day 7," by Amy Whitehouse

Land, Sea, and Sky Painting, "Beach Day 7," by Amy Whitehouse

Oil, 18" x 36" $800 A serene view of land, sea, and sky,this oil painting provides a vista of calm. Read more ...

Sydney Street House / Fouché Architects

Sydney Street House / Fouché Architects

© Cieran Murphy Architects: Fouché Architects Location: Brisbane, Australia Lead Architects: Larissa Fouché, Rayne Fouché Area: 368.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Cieran... Read more ...

Bold Expressive Still Life Art Painting “MELODIA DEL RIO

Bold Expressive Still Life Art Painting “MELODIA DEL RIO

Oil on Canvas Read more ...

Outlier Lofts / French 2D

Outlier Lofts / French 2D

© John Horner Architects: French 2D Location: Boston, Massachusetts United States Area: 1600.0 ft2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: John Horner © John Horner Text description... Read more ...

Belle Isle Farm

Belle Isle Farm

So back to Garden Cottage now after a couple of weeks staying in a campervan on the farm where I have a studio. I managed to get plenty of work done including a very large... Read more ...