Art Studio of a Country Woman

I'm a Painter with Synesthesia + A Lust for WaterColor Candy

“Find a place inside where there’s joy, and the joy will burn out the pain.” ~Joseph Campbell   I did not finish the above painting but painted over it and painted Sophie Beagle instead. Below is a garden of flowers where she constantly patrols for marauding tiny rodents.   I’ve been pondering paths of health. […]

One must find what drives the heart, where is one’s passion and once found, never let it go.

Barns from long ago hold a mystique and charm for me. I have no idea why. I married into this one, didn’t climb into it’s rafters when I was a child or make hay forts as my children did.

acrylic painting

A woman who owns horses goes where she wants ~ Lakota Sioux saying I‘ve finished this canvas and am onto the next few. My apologies I’ve been absent from here. Health challenges have forced me to be choosy about how I spend my time. I have been painting. The expression of emotion thru painting is […]

acrylic painting

We live in a rainbow of chaos. ~Paul Cezanne My latest “horse love” painting {in progress},  including the beautiful moon lit meadows. This is heavily textured in acrylic and painted in casein with an acrylic underpainting. Casein is a medium I adore. It is opaque, very matte and dries like velvety ice cream. It is […]