Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Early Spring songsters visit imaginary gardens
And on my painting table....
wishing for a better garden view, I splashed some gouche colors around to create these little impressionistic scenes. Added my favorite wire screening for a bitty fence, and a clay bird for personality and whimsy. Old text from a used encyclopedia, (no one uses these any more, do they?) was ripped into a cloud shape. One of my favorite things to do is rip paper. Just love those raggy edges. Hope you like them.
"Nature is the art of God" favored quote of the day by Dante Alighieri.
"Yellow Bird Among Wildflowers" and
"Bluebird Among Wildflowers"--Mini collages
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Green Tea Joy contains paper ephemera, acrylic paint, stamping and stenciling.
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