Tags » Flora Bowley

Poppy fields

My obsession with poppies continues. This painting was created when I couldn’t decide what to do with a painting that was “too busy” and toned it down by outlining poppies with acrylic paints. 18 more words

Art Techniques

Meeting Flora

The first thing my daughter asked was, “Will she have her dog with her when we meet her?”.  She did and Pearl is super sweet. 54 more words

Freeing up

A new blogger friend mentioned Flora Bowley’s book, ‘Brave intuitive painting’, and I was immediately curious. I looked at her video and knew this way of working would take me forward. 282 more words


Spread 10

These journal pages were repositories for left over paint on my brushes when I was painting Series 1. In case you forgot, I took the Bloom True class from… 352 more words

Art Journaling

Let Go says Flora B

I have been ‘battling’ somewhat with a canvas these past couple of weeks, and thought I’d share some of that process with you.

I already ‘can paint’ and yet.. 529 more words

Denise Daffara Art

Creating from the Heart

“If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.”   ~ Marc Chagall

This past year I became a student of… 290 more words


Series I - 6

This is the first of two paintings I made while taking the class “Bloom True” from Flora Bowley. I love the background. I reached a point in the process where it was time to add dark values, picked up the dark purple and drew a line, then another, and suddenly I had a pear. 12 more words

Art Journaling