Wendy Jones
Fine art is the head and the heart and the hand together

The Rebellious Curator

(posted on 20 Dec 2020)

"Enjoyment is always greatest when you have enough contrast to measure it by." 

- M. Wylie Blanchet from The Curve of Time

(posted on 18 Dec 2020)

These are miniature canvases 4x4 inches each. Still deciding if this needs more work..

(posted on 15 Dec 2020)

(posted on 11 Dec 2020)

Painting by Marc Chagall

(posted on 10 Dec 2020)

It's been fun trying different colour palettes for this miniature mountain landscape. One more is coming up depicting the Northern Lights using purple/blue and green.

(posted on 7 Dec 2020)

Irish Poet Kathleen O'Meara wrote the following poem in 1897

 

And the people stayed home. 

And read books,

and listened,

and rested,

and exercised,

and made art,

and played games,

and learned new ways of being,

and were still.

And listened more deeply.

Some meditated, some prayed, some danced.

Some met their shadows.

And the people began to think differently.

And the people healed.

(posted on 6 Dec 2020)

 

The Cheakamus

(posted on 30 Nov 2020)

November is always labelled a dark and dreary month, but in many ways, I like it because of that. Long dark mornings, and early evenings make for cozy inside time. I especially like the warm light that comes from a window. It's warm and inviting, like the visible heart of a home. 

I experimented with this painting on a small wood panel and liked the way the oil paint soaked into the grain to create interesting effects on the evening sky and grass. 

Why do my painted 2D structures always look like dollhouses?:p

(posted on 26 Nov 2020)

Made a few of these mountain triptychs in oil. These have been fun as they quick and easy and I can try out different colours to see how they might translate on to larger substrates. 

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