Subject Tags: different, unique, fantasy, moody, dream, imagination, imaginative, bright colors, bright, colorful, irridescent, silver moon, mountains, modern, daisy flowers, violet, purple, blues, blue, blues and reds, reds, textured, red, wildflowers, moonlight, moon, abstract original painting, original painting, original
Size: 20"W x 16"H x 0.75"D
Year Created: 2017
Ready to Hang
Sometimes a painting just comes into our head from observing various elements around us and then looking at our various paints and supplies - such as the wonderful colors that may not really be true to the imaginary scene but just seem right and wonderful iridescent and metallic paints that give the moon and the tops of the moonlit mountains a nice glow. Perhaps this purple and blue painting will go just right with the color scheme in a modern room. Painted sides, ready to hang.
I am a self-taught artist who has been painting and learning for around 50 years. In addition to high school art classes I've learned by doing, failing, observing and studying various books by a number of artists. I was born in St. Augustine, Florida and as a teenager lived next to a successful artist whose studio I enjoyed seeing and who gave me various pointers. St. Augustine is the oldest city in the US and a very "artsy" place. I have lived a number of other places, all of which added inspiration to be creative in their own way. In Florida I was a charter member of the local art league and exhibited and sold paintings in their venues, at a local state park's art shop, restaurants and even windows in the local mall as well as online. My husband and I are retired and we recently moved to Spring City, Tennessee, which is quaint and surrounded by mountains. We live on a hill with a view of the lake and mountains so even going outside is an inspiration. I hope that my art is something that adds beauty and joy to the lives of those that have my paintings, which are in collections around the United States as well as Canada and England.