“I have always thought my flowers had souls.”
~ Myrtle Reed
A watercolor painting for the ~Ode To Women Project~, at Olga Furman Art
“Surely the flowers of a hundred springs are simply the
souls of beautiful things!”
~L.M. Montgomery, The Watchman and Other Poems
Winter days and nights are long and Spring usually comes late to Upstate, New York. I try to fill the days with projects until once again I can return to the garden. I am taken with these Tilda dolls. This particular doll represents the ‘Kitschy’ type decorating, which I love. This is a free pattern over at the Tilda site.
“Perfumes are the feelings of flowers.” ~Heinrich Heine
Painting completed my life. ~Frida Kahlo
A free class at the Willowing YouTube page.
Creating characters through a bit of collage and painting. Finding vintage images that inspire art and story has become a habit. When I study an image the process that emerges is who was this image likened to, what time period was it created, where did the image live and then the story begins …
‘Please send me your last pair of shoes, worn out with dancing as you mentioned in your letter, so that I might have something to press against my heart.’ ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe