Tag Archives: rainbow

Landscapes: inside and out

The weather was beautiful this weekend and I took the children to Griffith woods to sketch. 









In other art news, I began a large painting today. Somehow it manages to feel like it’s missing something, and is too much, at the same time. A metaphor for how I often feel about myself. 





Sunday rainbows, croissants and painting!

My Sunday went a little like this…

Started off the day by painting in pajamas.

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Brown-butter-banana-Nutella croissant sandwiches are part of a nutritious breakfast (you know, if you actually eat healthy stuff with them).

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I cleaned out my filing cabinet and found my Grade 3 autobiography. It seems I always knew my calling, and somehow had the impression, even at a young age, that I may not make enough money as an artist. Despite this, I still resisted the apparent pressure to become a doctor – it must have been there because I was quite adamant about not becoming one!

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The day was gloomy, with winter winds blowing in again, so I perked it up with my rainbow knee high and bracelet, and my new shirt and neck warmer that my wonderful friend Mandy made for me.

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The trees never ask for attention.

If you read yesterday’s post, then you know there were lots of tears, and lots of feeling. After writing that post, I painted this painting, also with many tears.

"The Trees never ask for attention", 20" x 20" $560

“The Trees never ask for attention”, 20″ x 20″ $560

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