Thursday, July 11, 2013

Flowers are the Colors of Summer - my Art and Quotes of other Creative Souls

Flowers reflect the power of Summer. With a great variation of color all around me, I can almost feel an explosion of happiness and creative new feelings, that make my fingers wanna move! 

There is a deep urge in my creative soul, to catch all the beauty from all around me and paint them on paper. I am off, to get inspired and catch the spirit of summer, whether by experience endless beach walks in the morning or while discovering gorgeous landscapes of the island on bike! 


I found this wonderful quote this morning and I just love, the fact that these beautiful words are from the year 1798!

'Tis my faith that every flower
Enjoys the air it breathes!~William Wordsworth, "Lines Written in Early Spring," Lyrical Ballads, 1798


Sun Flowers, watercolor on paper
Red Flowers, watercolor on paper

Poppy's swinging in the wind, watercolor on paper

Oh, I just found another beautiful quote:

"Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made, and forgot to put a soul into."  
~Henry Beecher, Life Thoughts, 1858

Therefore, there are great artists out there, who will paint Flowers and seem to give them 'a soul'.

2 comments:

  1. It must be a wonderful thing to express yourself with paintings, i'm very envious!

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    1. Thank You so much Warren! Compliments about my artwork are much appreciated! Your photos are really nice, especially the close ups! Amazing how close you get! And seeing all the details, brightens an artists heart! ;)

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