Archive | April 2017

First Peas 2017

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A Series of Apples

Don’t carpet your rut, dixit Brenda Swenson.  Ne pas mettre de la moquette dans votre ornière.  Don’t get too comfortable with your usual way of doing things.  Ne pas se contenter de faire comme d’habitude. Choose a simple subject and do it as many different ways as you can.  Choisir un sujet simple et le faire avec autant de techniques que possible. Alors, je suis tombée dans les pommes.

Link to her article:

http://www.danielsmith.com/content–id-876?utm_source=Body&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Web&utm_campaign=030717Swenson

Cinq Pommes I
24x32cm
Conté carrés esquisse

 

Cinq Pommes II
24x32cm   watercolour, no drawing

 

Cinq Pommes III
24x32cm
Staedtler pigment liner 0.6

 

Cinq Pommes IV
acrylic
24x32cm

 

Cinq Pommes V
acrylic
24x32cm

 

Cinq Pommes VI
24x32cm
Diamine Shimmering Ink–Magical Forest

 

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Scary, Beautiful or … ?

From my garden:

Peas (almost) and Tools

Just waiting for those pods to get bumpy.   Aren’t they cute?  My sister gave them to me and I keep them on hand for installing art exhibits.  This time they clipped some wire for holding together a structure to protect and support sweet peas.  Whenever my husband sees them, he seems to look at […]