Sunday, January 2, 2011

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!

Well it's indeed Happy New Year for me, as after over 3 months of pain and rehab, I am finally able to paint again. Yahhhhhh!!!! Still have a ways to go with physio twice a week for a while yet, BUT I have enough movement and strength to do some art, so I'm happy, happy, happy.......


This is a piece I did today called *Feather in My Cap* and is my vision for 2011 piece. Painted and collaged from pieces of original artwork of mine with art journal techniques used to pull it all together. 

And the original b/w sketch at right is how the girl started out before I added color/paint to her Digg It! Stumble Tweet It! Facebook

6 comments:

  1. Oh My GOODNESS!!!!! What a GORGEOUS GORGEOUS creation!!!!! Such beauty!!! Thank goodness you're able to create again!!! WOW....I also wanted to THANK YOU for your BEAUTIFUL message!!! It means way more then you'll EVER know!!!!

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  2. WOOOOOW!!!!!!! That is soooo YOU!!! ... and so lovely.

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  3. Thanks guys! Glad you like the piece and thanks for dropping by. Penny, just keep being YOU....

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  4. I see of course, that I am not the first to have my socks wowed off of me from this painting. Oh my gosh Jan - I am in Pam's free class from Strathmore and just ran across your painting and it stopped me dead in my tracks, OK it stopped my mouse dead in her tracks - I just took in a deep deep breath. This piece is honestly one of the most stunning I have ever seen! Oh, and I am very glad you are on the mend! Keep up the great work my friend!
    Hugs,
    Beth

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  5. You are too kind Beth, THANK YOU and I do hope you enjoy both mine and the Strathmore art journal classes. Hugz Jan

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