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Inspiration Board: September 2016

Just some aesthetic things I’m currently crushing on…


Georgia O'keeffe

I decided to take a look at the work created by Georgia O’Keeffe and the particular painting, “Oriental Poppies”. This, in my opinion is visually striking especially in terms of bold colours, the red poppies against a similar shaded background compliments the subject matter within the foreground. 227 more words


Day 89 - Prioritising Sanity

Breakfast – the almond milk ran out! Shock horror! So I had porridge with a third almond milk and two thirds full fat milk. I’m sure it wasn’t a deal breaker. 396 more words

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Completed Sunflowers

3rd graders have finished their Georgia O’Keeffe sunflowers!  After painting the outlines with tempera paint, we used oil pastels to add color.  When deciding on our color palettes, we decided to use warm-cool opposites to help our sunflowers stand out.   38 more words


Edward Burtynsky and Georgia O'Keeffe in London

Yesterday I visited London for 1) a work trip to a library; 2) a visit to the Flowers Gallery in Hoxton to see the exhibition of recent photography by Edward Burtynsky; and 3) a visit to Tate Modern, to see the new Switch House and to visit the Georgia O’Keeffe exhibition. 755 more words

Georgia, and a surprise in the laundry

I whizzed up to London on Tuesday to see the Georgia O’Keeffe exhibition at Tate Modern (which is on until 30th October). I was familiar with some of her paintings – the big flowers and skulls – but I didn’t know that she also painted cityscapes when she lived in New York and some amazing landscapes when she lived in New Mexico. 382 more words