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Russian icon north east.

I recently spent some time looking at Russian icons in an art gallery and wondered how the technique may be applied to a modern portrait. Here is the result.

Original

Watercolour Cookies

A bit of fun this week for one of my lovely workmates celebrating her birthday and retirement! 76 more words

Cookies

Nyaung district in Bagan,Myanmar

On a cruise down the mighty Irrawaddy I found myself in Nyaung – U a district of Bagan. The market there was enticing as I smelt all types of spices before I had even entered. 189 more words

Art & Soul

Every Blade Of Grass Has An Angel
That Bends Over It And Whispers…
“Grow, Grow”
The Talmud

The above lines from the Talmud have stayed with me since I read it many years ago. 248 more words

Happy Easter!

Happy Easter! Hope everyone is enjoying a lovely day filled with little whimsies and delicious treats. Our table centerpiece this holiday was inspired by the 1939 children’s book, The Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes.  329 more words