Sunset on Turks and Caicos

This sweet little commission was a Valentine’s Day Gift. I painted it from a photo of the sunset on Turks and Caicos. The couple sat on those benches to watch the sunset and then look for shooting stars (that is why two shooting stars were added in the upper corner).   The sweetest gift I haveContinue reading “Sunset on Turks and Caicos”

Hygge and My Imperfect Bowls

One of the Oxford Dictionaries lists of 2016 words of the year is hygge. Pronounced “hoo-guh ” it’s a Danish word derived from a sixteenth-century Norwegian term, hugga, which means “to comfort” or “to console.” In Danish it is defined as “a quality of coziness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment orContinue reading “Hygge and My Imperfect Bowls”