as sweet as a rose

If I had a rose for every time I thought of you, I’d be picking roses for a lifetime.” ~ Swedish Proverb Rose – 11 x 14 inch mixed media painting on canvas I started this painting months ago, and like a butterfly, she went through quite a metamorphosis to get to where she is…

Summer Sunflowers Remembered

I fall in love with them every year…the sunflowers in my yard! I plant them from seeds, every spring…and carefully water them, and watch their progress every day. Until finally, they are standing five feet tall…and have unfurled their petals, and face the sun! Every year, I am in awe of this flower…their colors, their…