Country Woman Studio

Never Mind the Mess…

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.

Jack Rabbit Painting of Many Colors

If only our eyes saw souls instead of bodies, how very different our ideals of beauty would be.

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 […]