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Pema Chodron, Living + Dying

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.

colored pencils

May 26, 2016
ĽAdelaide

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Stepped Away..

“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 […]

Rainbow Bones watercolor

April 20, 2016
ĽAdelaide

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Being Unsure… Oops!

Ok, I goofed on publishing this. Blame it on brain fog. I’m trying to do it again and get it right this time! ~~~ She was painted a few years ago. There are many female figures in the final painting; small children, those who sleep, dancing sirens, shredded flesh, living waters. And vivid color.

meadow deer in casein

April 19, 2015
ĽAdelaide

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Casein Painting of the Meadow Deer

Stephen Quiller, casein + acrylic

This painting is a little diversion into casein. Casein is a water-based paint and contains casein, the protein in milk. You can read more about it here. As you might expect it has a lovely creaminess and is very versatile for creating effects one cannot do with watercolor or gouache.{at least I can’t!}

vineyard-oak

January 1, 2015
ĽAdelaide

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A Peaceful New Year Be Yours

There is no them, only us. ~Bono On the first night of a new year here in California, USA, I’d like to wish anyone reading these words a peace-filled, happy and healthy 2015. May all those who suffer be especially blesssed. Thank you for blessing my life with your words, your offerings, your presence, your […]