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Missing Norman ...

“I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.” ~ Vincent Van Gogh

In a recent post I had mentioned a desire to see the big spacious color field canvases of Mark Rothko which led to a great conversation in the comments section.

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Heaven and Earth, and One Lone Gull 天地一沙鷗

This is inspired by the ancient poem from the Tang Dynasty by Du Fu with the phrases “What am I like here and there wandering, one lone gull between heaven and earth hovering” 飄飄何所似 天地一沙鷗 34 more words

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Breezy Bay Morning

The sun, barely ripe on the bay’s horizon, offers the promise of warmth later in the day. The morning is still cool with a hint—an afterthought, really—of remaining mist. 216 more words

Laurie Buchanan

"Standing Tall" - Canadian Landscape Painting

Roe Islet (Pender Island, BC, Canada) continues to be a source of inspiration for my paintings, and I am sure by the time I have exhausted all the painting possibilities I will know every rock and tree on the islet. 122 more words

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Kris Knight...

Yes! I am smitten!

This is the work of Canadian artist Kris Knight, I love how his art is like a contemporary take on 18th century French portraiture. 218 more words

Delhi Rickshaw

My “India Series” paintings were inspired by photos I took on my three trips to India between 2006 and 2011. I have been sitting on the photos for a long time, always wanting to paint from them but not feeling inclined to do them in watercolours. 210 more words

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