Hot Show Cool Art
I’m happy to be apart of this show amongst talented artists from the Sonoran Art League. Show is offered from April to October at the Desert Foothills Gallery. Site: https://instagram.com/desertfoothillsgallery?igshid=NWRhNmQxMjQ=
Saint Hildegard of Bingen
Saint Hildegard of Bingen, oil in canvas 18 x 24. One of my favorite saints. Hildegarde von Bingen (1098-1179 CE) was a Christian mystic, Benedictine abbess, and polymath proficient in philosophy, musical composition, herbology, medieval literature, cosmology, medicine, biology, theology, and natural history.
Smell the Rose
pallet knife, oil on raw Belgium linen, mounted on gator board, 12 x 12.
Before a Painting Poem
Before a Painting I knew not who had wrought with skill so fine What I beheld; nor by what laws of art He had created life and love and heart On canvas, from mere color, curve and line. Silent I stood and made no move or sign; Not with the crowd, but reverently apart; Nor felt the power my rooted limbs to start, But mutely gazed upon that face divine. And over me the sense of beauty fell, As music over a raptured listener to The deep-voiced organ breathing out a hymn; Or as on one who kneels,...