We lost a loved one this week. Grief and sorrow seem to come in waves and are interspersed with moments of joy. The joy comes in every day things such as our children singing, playing and dancing around. I think our daughters sence the sorrow in the house but they are also able to have moments of joy […]
I haven’t had much energy for painting this week so I made an apron for Claire’s daycare teachers since she is moving to the toddler room.
Working with earth tones is very soothing for me. Painting every day has made me realize that you don’t have to have the perfect studio set up. You can really paint anywhere.
This painting is another one that I completed on a weekend away. I am trying to paint more with red instead of always gravitating to blue.
I have been working on this painting for a long time and I finally finished it yesterday. It started off with really dark reds in the background. We have a lot of stress going on in life right now so it symbolized the darkness in the house. I decided to take some of the darkness away […]
I did this painting last night and it was really fun to do. I am trying to keep my style loose and relaxed.
This painting is called Tranquility and it was made on a painting weekend away. It feels like waterfalls to me and the colours are calming and relaxing.
Hello and welcome to my blog. I started a blog so that I could share my paintings and thoughts on the creativity process along the way. During lent I am going to paint every day for the 40 days before Easter. I hope you enjoy my paintings.