Study 63: Art Resolutions-Beyond the meadow

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year.

In a world where voice bites reign, looking beyond the obvious is becoming a lost art. All too easy to miss the subtle, the modest, the quiet. As in yesterday’s study, I found myself examining the landscape scanning deeper into the brush beyond the meadow. The scrub trees were no longer legions of weak sentinels, but graceful calligraphic lines gathering in soft pale shades of the forest blues and chestnut. I have questions of interpretation to answer. The brush shows itself in families of color and form and yet is a system which speaks as one. That may take more than a day, but the experimenting will  be a thoughtful joy and an adventure into the wood.


About vbassoc

Donna Van Bogaert is a researcher and consultant in the field of cognitive styles, health communication, and organizational communication and behavior. Her business, Van Bogaert & Associates, Inc., specializes in cognitive-based coaching, management consulting, and leadership development. When the winds are blowing her way, she travels and talks about workplace potential and creative problem solving. In another life, Donna sings jazz. For a very long time, she fronted two 18-piece big bands —All That Jazz (Madison, WI) and The Gardenia Big Band (Rockford, IL). She currently resides in Cincinnati, Ohio where, in a third parallel universe, she leads a media branch of a national research institute. Mostly she has returned to painting, poetry, and plotting the next chapter of her life.
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3 Responses to Study 63: Art Resolutions-Beyond the meadow

  1. dorne whale says:

    I love the idea of creating a piece of artwork everyday and I love your wood.
    I hope you don’t mind I’m reblogging it on my blog dorne whale my inner child.
    Great to meet you and you’ve got yourself a new follower.
    Dorne 🙂

  2. dorne whale says:

    Reblogged this on dorne whale – my inner child and commented:
    What a great idea to create a piece of artwork a day.
    A great picture.
    Thanks for dropping by and have a good day… creating.
    Dorne. 🙂

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