Personal Art Blog
That door me right in and the painting is full of color, contrast and life. I love it.
Roger - you are such a marvelous artist your comments mean a lot to me - thank you.
Gorgeous piece, Julie...like you said, Color, Sunlight and shadows ...and perfect ones too.!!
Thanks Hilda - guess what IS gorgeous...your painting today. Wow! great values!
This is wonderful Julie! I love it! Your colors are awesome...
Thank you so much maria. I was just saying how great the green leaves are in your new post.
It's a blue door painting! A beautiful blue door painting. Oh how I love Julie's blue doors.
How I love the blue doors of New Mexico too.Hi Lisa - thanks for the fun comment. Your post is fabulous today with your perspective on Empty Nesters.
Love the colours in this painting and the juicy paint!
Thank you Carol. I am looking forward to your next post.
I like the door that makes me imagine what may lie beyond! The essence of the beautiful summer on my screen! Thanks, Julie!
Thanks, Rita. I always like doors and gateways for the same reason. I like the quote of Irina's you posted - LIVE TO CREATE!
Just gorgeous work, Julie, as always. I am reminded of The Secret Garden.
Hi Crimson - I like your comment, thank you!
Gorgeous color, Julie. That turquoise door is fabulous.
Thank you Carol. We like similar colors. Your pink and aqua today made me happy!
This is a gem of a painting, Julie!!It abounds with many sparkling facets of colors throughout. Jewelry store or gallery??? :)
Thanks Dean. Your own post today has wonderful colors on the fur.
A feast of luminous colours, dear Julie! But the blue door wins all the attraction it deserves! If I guessed right, blue must be one of your most favorite colours since is always somewhere in your paintings...?Warm regards.
Thank you but I must tell you it is a good job I love the color because it is all around me here in New Mexico. Apparently it is a color the Spanish brought here when they came up from Mexico over 400 years ago establishing the Camino Royale trail to Santa Fe. I live very near the original route.How is Athens? Is it good to be back home?
Isn't it a miracle how painting is so restorative after a busy day? This one is so full of life and then that lovely, quiet pathway leads us in.......
it sure is Helen. Nice that you understand so completely.
There is something so lovely about that turquoise color. I think you have two more gate and window paintings using the same color. Really nice:)
Hi Libby - as I said to Konstantina, (above) the color is all aound New Mexico. It is used a great deal on windows and doors. The beautiful Turquoise stone is mined in this state and the Native Americans make the most incredible jewelry with it.
I'm a bit into doorways/gates at the moment ... love this one in particular
Doorways can have so much meaning and I love to paint them.I enjoyed your spinning story today.
Delightful-it invites one into the painting. Love your yucca pods too.
thanks for the visit and comments, Stephanie - I really appreciate them.Wonderful piece on today's blog. I like the texture very much.
Love this one, Julie!
thank you Kathleen - looking forward to your next post
This is such a lovely vibrant painting. The Southwest colors are gorgeous.
I love that you are taking the time to comment and thank you for it. I am sure other readers will enjoy them too.Cheers,Julie