At dawn we sang together, overlooking the sparkling blue Atlantic Ocean, and in the evening we drank wine, those waters now black and sparkling, and listened to former Rhode Island poet laureate Lisa Starr.
“Listen, dear one,” it whispers.
“You only think you have
forgotten the impossible.
“Go now, to that marsh beyond
Fresh Pond and consider how the red
burgeons into crimson;
go see how it’s been preparing forever
And when you think you have it all figured out—it will surprise you with more possibilities. Trying to understand it can take a lifetime, but once it has a hold of you, it can be a love affair that lasts many, many years.
painting with sand
This blog offers watercolor painting tips and encouragement to continue to paint and pursue a creative life.
painting with color
Inspirational and practical tips for improving your paintings, as well as studio secrets to apply to your own artistic practice, will move you beyond the doubts and reservations of living a creative life.
Please come along with me as we journey into a year of watercolor.
painting with water
I deeply care that these students—and now friends— continue on in their artistic journey.