I like trees because they seem more resigned to the way they have to live than other things do. Willa Cather FOGGY LANDSCAPE original watercolor painting 7 x 10 inches I couldn't make up my mind on which quote is the best for this painting. The fog comes on little cat feet.... Carl Sandburg
[W]hat a severe yet master artist old Winter is.... No longer the canvas and the pigments, but the marble and the chisel. ~John Burroughs, "The Snow-Walkers," 1866 Bird watercolor painting (6 X 7 inches). I'm not sure what this bird's name is -- looking at the Audubon identification it seems like it is a 'alder flycatcher'. It was -9 degrees this morning here in Rhode Island and -32 with the wind chill and I don't know how these birds endure it, but they are very happy with the feeder near my window.
STRAWBERRIES IN A WHITE BOWL original watercolor painting ( 7.75 X 7.75 inches) Sennelier paper. Each moment is just what it is. It might be the only moment of our life; it might be the only strawberry we'll ever eat. We could get depressed about it, or we could finally appreciate it and delight in the preciousness of every single moment of our life. Pema Chodron Read more at: http://www.azquotes.com/quotes/topics/strawberries.html "I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it." – Thomas Jefferson
"Find hope in the darkest of days, and focus on the brightest." Dalai Lama Cardinal original watercolor painting (7.75 x 7.75) is of a female cardinal. I have a bird feeder by my window and I love watching the birds as well as painting them. We currently have snow on the ground so they really are loving that feeder.