Monday, July 27, 2009

"Facing the Day..."

...The Indian Maiden Series...:)
Happy Cactus Monday!

"I want to be able, as days go by, always to look myself straight in the eye."
~
Edgar Guest

17 comments:

Lisa at Greenbow said...

"Facing the Day" sounds like such a challenge. I love this sketch. It says a lot to me this morning especially since I woke at 3 a.m. UGH.... HCM

Caroline said...

Oh my! What a beautiful little sketch - colours are wonderful and full of terrific pattern! Such talent you have, my friend!!

soulbrush said...

omg i just have to have this (if it is an atc?) it just 'sings'...have posted african mask to you today...in exchange for 'purple hearts', will do you another african women one for this....deal??? hcm this is spectacular.

3rdEyeMuse said...

I really thought that your Asian themed ATC's were going to be my all time favorites, and then I thought the heart series would be ... and now, well, now I think you have outdone yourself again!

Lynn said...

She is wonderful. I love her zentangled shawl. All your work sings.

Sherry said...

Charming. I think this style would work well for illustration. I can see this in a children's book.

RHCarpenter said...

Wonderful artwork, Peg. It has a story there without words...you could really "talk" this one up without saying a thing. Love it!

The Gypsy said...

Nice series, love the Indian patterns.
Hugs

Cris, Artist in Oregon said...

Love this sketch. I can see lots of thought & detail in this piece.

Outside In said...

What a great drawing, love the Indian patterns, Happy CM!

-Cathy

Diane C. said...

I love this painting because I'm drawn to patterns and this one is full of them. Happy Cactus Monday!

betchai said...

what a beautiful sketch and painting, it is so much a wonderful day. thanks for sharing.

marianne said...

OMG!!!! How cute this is!
Your inspiration seems endlessly Margaret!
I am always in awe when visiting and seeing your art!

HCM!

Ps The circus mandala is yours!

PAK ART said...

I really like this one. You must live in a beautiful place. It looks warm and inviting.

messyfish said...

wow! I wish my day looked so beautiful, with large expanses of desert! HCM(belated)!

yoon see said...

Yeah, this is ideal and superb to me:)
Thanks for sharing your cactus world to us.
Happy belated cactus monday!

purplepaint said...

Oh I love this! Reminds me of Gorman!