Art Studio of a Country Woman

Painting My World with My Heart

May the coming year bring peace to those who still shiver in the snow and yearn only for a warm cup of soup. May shelters be there when they finally arrive to destinations held in the heart, after their long treks driven by fierce hope.

watercolor, 15x20

I see this body beautiful. With years comes small awareness An inner sight with love. Each year a reminder time stops for no one. Another day to remember I am impermanent. This skin embraces my soul…

An inspiring human being… I can hardly believe she’s 80 years young!   Rainbow Buddhas, watercolor+watercolor pencil by las “All the really good ideas I ever had came to me while I was milking a cow.” Grant Wood ©2007-2016 by L’Adelaide-CountryWomanPaints. All rights reserved.

van gogh sunflowers

Who doesn’t love sunflowers? Is it a love born in our youth as we pondered their giant presence looming over a backyard fence or as we dug those buried seed pods out of bed… They are one of the best of summer yet perhaps old-fashioned to some who don’t remember sun bonnets or rope swings […]

“Moon Woman Message” watercolor and pencil-11″x15″ Seems I’ve been gone awhile. Words no longer stream from my brain. The details are distractions. This small drawing illustrates “Every body falls apart” If you think not, you are disarmed by deceptive thinking. You will not last forever in that skin bag you might hold so dear. Next […]