Art studio

From Yardwork to Artwork: The Lavender Story

Our Lavender Provencal is spectacular this year.

This bouquet picked today is filling the house with its wonderful aroma…

     
 

…but as you can see I couldn’t resist a stopover in the studio on the way.

From Yardwork to Artwork: Collage


 

Collage of today’s pruned camellia branches together with past watercolor studies.

Waste not want not

camillia mini ii

maturday

a girl can never have enough dresses – matted and framed

just like her shoes.

The girl of course is our beautiful two year old granddaughter.

crazy for you

New York, New York

This collage of an imagined Manhattan skyline was created from a Playbill from the Shubert Theatre for the show Crazy for You, which we saw on a visit to New York in 1993. I originally posted it in January 2015 just before our last New York visit and early in my 365 day blogging challenge that year. You can see the full image here on Day 26.

From Yardwork to Artwork: The Margarita Story Part 2


 

After Part 1, time for Part 2
 
       
 

bridgefest

Bridging time, place, studio and friends, this photo was taken in Venice almost twenty years ago. Back in the studio a few years later it inspired the painting that then became a gift to dear friends.

Speaking of bridges here are a few featured on thechangingpalette over the past few years:

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From Yardwork to Artwork: The Margarita Story Part One

Perfect yard work weather combined with a little art work once again.

maturday for Canada Day

Canada Day 1.7.15   matted and framed

In celebration of Canada’a 150th birthday

Happy Canada Day