Day 52 In Flanders fields the poppies blow ….

11x14 "Poppies" Oil on Canas   ...Between the crosses row on row,That mark our place; and in the skyThe larks, still bravely singing, flyScarce heard amid the guns below. A Section of Flanders Fields By: Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae, MD (1872-1918) In honor of Veteran'sBest,Valerie

Day 46…Abstract Expression Its A Beautiful Thing

11x14 Mixed Media on CanvasCloseup of textures and colorsAbstract expressionism was an American post-World War II art movement. It was the first specifically American movement to achieve worldwide influence and put New York City at the center of the western art world, a role formerly filled by Paris. Although the term "abstract expressionism" was first … Continue reading Day 46…Abstract Expression Its A Beautiful Thing

Day 44 ..in all nature, for instance in trees, I see expression and soul…

11x14 Oil on Canvas $150The Sound of Trees by Robert FrostI wonder about the trees.Why do we wish to bearForever the noise of theseMore than another noiseSo close to our dwelling place?We suffer them by the dayTill we lose all measure of pace,And fixity in our joys,And acquire a listening air.They are that that talks … Continue reading Day 44 ..in all nature, for instance in trees, I see expression and soul…