Tag Archive: art of flowers

Apr 03

Arts Everyday Living: The Art of Perfection–A Spring Bouquet

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.           THE ART OF PERFECTION A SPRING BOUQUET      ____________________ ____________________ Never have I had more ideas about Art in my head, and yet I am forced to do flowers.  While painting them—standing before the peonies and roses—I think of Michelangelo.  This …

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Feb 02

Arts Everyday Living: Blooming Fantasy—Les Fleurs in a Turquoise Vase

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.             BLOOMING FANTASY LES FLEURS IN A TURQUOISE VASE     ____________________ ____________________ …Colors contain a joy which relaxes me, besides, they sway me toward something different and new. Odilon Redon French artist Odilon Redon (1840-1916) is often categorized as a …

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Oct 21

Arts Everyday Living: Monet and the Art of Autumn–Connoisseur of Flowers

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.             MONET & THE ART OF AUTUMN CONNOISSEUR OF FLOWERS     _____________________ ____________________ Nothing in the whole world is of interest to me but my painting and my flowers. Claude Monet* *From Monet: Discovering Art by K.E. Sullivan. Explore another interpretation …

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Jul 05

Arts Everyday Living: Inside Gauguin’s Imagination–Nasturtiums, Multi-Colored Sensations

Click on the work of art to ENLARGE or ENHANCE it.           INSIDE GAUGUIN’S IMAGINATION NASTURTIUMS, MULTI-COLORED SENSATIONS     ____________________ ____________________ Painting is the most beautiful of all arts.  In it, all sensations are condensed….* Paul Gauguin *Paul Gauguin (1848-1903), from Notes Synthetiques. The above image is used solely for educational purposes.

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Jun 23

Arts Everyday Living: The Art of Contemplation—The Mind, the Spirit, and a Perfect Corner of the World

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         THE ART OF CONTEMPLATION THE MIND, THE SPIRIT AND A PERFECT CORNER OF THE WORLD       ____________________ Art is contemplation.  It is the pleasure of the mind which searches into nature and there divines the spirit of which …

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Jun 11

Arts Everyday Living: Tomorrow is Another Day–Art of New Beginnings

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         TOMORROW IS ANOTHER DAY THE ART OF NEW BEGINNINGS   _____________________ ____________________ Isn’t it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it. L.M. Montgomery, Anee of Green Gables ____________________ The above image is used solely for educational …

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May 06

Arts Everyday Living: A Moment of Meditation—The Sound of Flowers

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.       A MOMENT OF MEDITATION THE SOUND OF FLOWERS     ____________________ ____________________ The Temple bell stops when I hear the sound coming out of flowers. Matsuo Basho (1644-1694) The above image is used solely for educational purposes. Turn your home into a gallery …

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