Posts Tagged "Woodland Painting"

3777 – Forest Commune

3777 –  Forest Commune Acrylic & Mixed Media on Canvas 40 x 30 inches This year, 2020, the world has been driven to its knees by a microscopic virus (COVD-19), equalizing humanity. It’s resulted in more communication around the planet, greater appreciation of relationships and allowed us time to reflect and recognize the value of all life on the planet, to learn from the rhythms, patterns and cycles of the natural world about interdependence, cooperation and the value of all living creatures. In this period of social isolation, the earth has begun to breath deeper and we’ve been given the opportunity to work together for a common cause. Forest Commune provides...

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3775 – Winter Solstice

3775 –  Winter Solstica Acrylic on Canvas 10 x 8 inches The word solstice is derived from the Latin sol (sun) and sistere (to stand still) because at the solstices the Sun’s declination appears to ‘stand still’. According to Forever Conscious, “The winter solstice celebrates the longest hours of darkness or the rebirth of the sun and is believed to hold a powerful energy for regeneration, renewal and self-reflection. In Pagan times the winter solstice was referred to as Yule and was a celebration of the Goddess (Moon). I chose colours to reflect the mystical and self-relective qualities for this time of year. Share and Enjoy...

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3772 – Truly Algonquin

3772 –  Truly Algonquin Acrylic on Canvas 16 x 16 inches SOLD   Rushing waters crashing over pink granite, surrounded by verdant forests are some of the iconic images of Algonquin Park. Truly Algonquin was inspired by the many beautiful white water locations in the Park.     Share and Enjoy...

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3771 – Magical Meeting

3771 –  Magical Meeting Acrylic on Canvas 20 x 16 inches My heart fluttered; I spoke softly to her, telling her she was safe. The resulting photo had a magical quality that I wanted to transfer to the painting. I thanked the doe and her shy fawns for posing, pausing in their trek from the ravine behind our home to their next destination.   Share and Enjoy...

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3769 – Hardwood Outlook Trail, Algonquin Park

3769 –  Hardwood Outlook Trail, Algonquin Park Acrylic on Canvas 24 x 24 inches, Unframed SOLD We hiked the one kilometre loop of Hardwood Outlook Trail in Algonquin Park on a beautiful, warm autumn day. The Trail introduces you to the ecology of a typical Algonquin hardwood forest and ends in a spectacular view of Smoke Lake and the surrounding hills. My love of trees drew me to this curved one shaped by its environment. To make it more dramatic, I moulded tissue paper and acrylic soft gel to create  3-D sculpture on the canvas. Share and Enjoy...

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