We spent two days exploring the architecture and beauty of Santa Fe. I was really drawn to the interesting and colourful doors that we found on our walks around town. This is the first in my painterly series of Doors of Santa Fe. Bright colours and texture are hallmarks of this series
The theme of spirals dominates this funky,fun floral of a trio of sketchy blooms. Enjoy their spirit of colour and joy.
Let your eyes follow the dance of these delightful sea creatures through the vivid bright water. Relaxing yet dynamic at the same time.
We spent the month of February in Pismo Beach California. We were only 9 houses from the ocean and were privileged to see many a spectacular sunset. On this evening, the sky reflected the light in such a saturated vivid colourful way. I decided to enhance and play with these bold colours against the silhouetted palm tree and house.
When I was a child, in about grade 5, we had to memorize the poem 'September' by Helen Hunt Jackson. I still remember lines from it today. Autumn is my favourite time of the year and the last verse of her poem expresses why: