A painted seascape can open a window of vastnesss even if the work is small.
I discovered that there are very modern electronic violins made of sleek metal and unusual lines. Can they ever replace the art of the warm woods shaped and crafted by the human hands? I do not think so.
I am so inspired by the color and subject matter of Joaquin Sorolla. This is a spinoff of one of his inspirations.
A former student of mine, all grown up now, asked to have his home in paint.
I was asked to do this small commission for a family. This young woman is passionate about her cello, what a wonderful connection.
The Roman lettering of the first century gave us these initials for : Iesus Nazarenus Rex Iudaeorum, or Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews. Today we still see the abbreviation atop our crucifixes. May we be mindful these days of Lent of all that he gave.
Yesterday’s post and today’s make a matched set, a casual nautical seascape.