Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Full Moon Tonight—Journaling and ART

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Artist Trading Card, Oil Pastel and Coloured Pencil Painting, available at Etsy
My miniature works of art are often moments in time, captured on a micro scale. I was trapped in traffic on my way home. It was a glorious evening, and I knew there were thick layers of fresh snow waiting in the woods for me and my cross-country skiis. I was somewhat frustrated, to put things mildly; time was ticking by.  The consolation prize was being witness to a cherry red sunset at my back and a glowing golden moonrise before me. These things, in a flash of a moment, must be memorized for later retrieval.
IMG_7850 Creamy blended oil pastel close-up. This is why they get called paintings.
IMG_7849And the tools of the trade, including my scrap scribble sheet for testing colours.

1 comment:

Jennifer Rose Phillip said...

so colourful :) love the detailed close up

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