Our trip ( husband and I) brought me back to the ocean, nature and the paintbrush.
Ucluelet and our BostromsBandB.com made it happen.
From here I plan to SPRAY out into all directions, please, make it a habit to come back and see the progress.
Do not forget and give me your opinion, it . . . → Read More: Inspiration – West Coast – (new paintings added)
just 2 paintings with mother earth in mind
ocean and wind power size: 24×30″ acrylic on canvas
Flower in power size: 12×22″ acrylic on canvas
this abstract painting is for earth day and the importance of water
title: #057 – holding the power
. . . → Read More: Earth Day – any day +water
What do we really understand or mean when we say “GOING GREEN”?
Less garbage, less plastic, less house, less junk food?
It means a lot of different things to different people!
Smaller house? No plastic at all? not following every trend which comes a long? Less electricity- no hairdryer, no toaster oven?
Many things . . . → Read More: Going –going – green
Seems to me that was a very short year, did I oversleep a few weeks or something???? We did a little travelling, , a bit visiting - a bit doing nothing and long hours in the garden - as in ——– planting,weeding,weeding,resting,sleeping,watching things grow,watching birds making out
Had some sick days, had . . . → Read More: 2012 – Gone, but not forgotten
words without words
Blue, pretty blue danger
size: 9×12″ with 2″ mat/acid free paper
size : 17×21″ canvas/acrylic
How sweet it is: pretty pink with flaws
art is like always - for sale inquire at . . . → Read More: colours can hide forwarning
Shop from home, save carbon points.
It is raining where I live, so who wants to go shopping in this kind of weather.
Just a few ideas to lift the bad weather spirit – or –
Small is beautiful – small is good Shipping is free
My pick in 4×4”on acid free water colour . . . → Read More: Shop from home, save carbon points.
When an extra high tide and a big spring storm hit the coast line at the same time -what a spectacle it is.
Every 1500 m or so the groynes( brake-waters) will try to tame the angry temperament of the sea and the waves attack the wooden breaker
I feel more than see . . . → Read More: Taming of the …….Elements
Here’s a change from still life to not so still. Well, I suppose he’s still in this picture, but he wasn’t when I pointed my camera at him, I can tell you that! I had to practically chase him around the pier. Your challenge this week is to paint either this gull or any . . . → Read More: Bird-brain -challenge – from ” Daily Painter”
From fun filled and sunny images to a more distressing subject.
(that is the nature of things)
Images of the Tsunami aftermath, one year later – a worry for all of us, the ocean will never be the same to me (had a similar feeling when man was landing on the moon, how can you ever . . . → Read More: Tsunami
Painting from nature does not mean to copy but to realise color impressions –
take natures elements and invent new ones
Purple in the breeze acrylic/arches paper 5×7″
Storchenschnabel – purple geranium acrylic/canvas 22×22″
in the garden purple galore
. . . → Read More: Taken from Nature