It's been a huge year learning ceramics, I've enjoyed every minute, but I am also longing to dive in, to swim, to let my spirit run free, to sit under the trees, to sketch, to paint and to draw.
I love this time of year, in the weeks leading up to the festivities. I love to have friends around, to celebrate the year that has been, but I also love to snatch the moments in between, to stretch them as long and as wide as I can and allow the breeze to blow away the ills, to break free the ties that bind and allow new possibilities in.
Summer, oh summer, how I love you. On days when it gets too hot to move, too hot to breathe, only then do I completely give in, so totally and utterly to the being within. To the essence of me!
This painting, just completed as part of Diane Culhane's Between Speech and Silence eclass, which I did the second time and loved. If you've never painted before I can highly recommend her classes and if you paint, then do them simply for the fun of it, she's a wonderful teacher. I've called it
Thanks all the wonderful people in the class and their kind suggestions to make this into a greeting card. It's now available on my Red Bubble Shop as a card, print and other possibilities.
If you are interested in purchasing the original 52x38 cm or 20x15" mixed media on paper, please sent me an email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks, as always, for stopping by.