Posts Tagged: Meditations

“Forest Wrap”

Forest Wrap is a recent labor of love. I used the twisted branches found on my nature walks as the “wrap” that embraces the “forest” of walnut, cherry, mahogany, and cedar tesserae. I work intuitively, so the patterns are not pre-planned, I simply allow space for things to unfold naturally. Each of the pieces in… Read more »

“Venturing Out”

Oil Painting 8×10″ panel The latest painting in my Meditations series – the beauty of nature’s objects juxtaposed with an object of manufactured perfection; beach stones and glass sphere. There’s something right or comforting to me to have these pairings. The clear glass is an inside/outside presence and has come to represent an observer. Me;… Read more »


oil painting 5×10″ panel Scattered throughout my house and studio are natural treasures: gorgeous seashells, beautiful animal skulls, woodcarvings from Africa and New Zealand, seedpods, a huge array of beach stones, bamboo and cinnamon. Many of these have appeared in the paintings and silverpoints on The Art Fly and many more wait in the wings…… Read more »


Acrylic Painting 10×22″ panel This is another painting from my Meditations series, which is all about natural elements – with a touch of the human-made. This series started in the late 1990s with a few interesting stones that I gathered from a beach in Scotland – and has been expanding ever since. I believe this… Read more »


Acrylic Painting 7.5×16.5″ panel “Flow” is part of my Meditations series of work, using natural elements and human-made objects. . . please see my website. To the buyer: The painting is mounted in a beautiful satin black frame, which is included in the price! A photo will be provided upon request.