Monday, July 6, 2015

Comfort in the Fog

Happy Monday!  I hope my American readers had a wonderful Independence Day weekend. Although we had several storms, the sun did break through from time to time, so it wasn't a complete washout.

Recently we attended an art show, and I met a creative artist named Henrik Søderstrøm.  He was our favorite artist at the show, and we bought two of his small mixed media paintings from a series of paintings depicting fog, water, water vessels, and the sound of buoy bells.


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Do you see the orange, blue, and gold bars in the paintings?  They represent the sound of the buoy bells.


Aren't both lovely!  I do love that sound, too, and I find it a comfort just like Henrik.

And since it's Musical Monday, here's a laky song from one of my favorite bands.




Of Monsters and Men
"Lakehouse"


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Until next time…

Blessings!
Ricki Jill
Art @ Home
Art @ Home

Welcome to Art @ Home! My name is Ricki Jill Treleaven, and this is where I share creative living with a Southern accent. Live since 2010, Art @ Home is for the reader who wants to discover creative ways to enjoy home through decorating, cooking, reading, and creative projects. I also chronicle the adventures of my busy family.

7 comments:

  1. Those paintings capture the look and feel of fog, harbors, and boats. The painter has a gift. Glad you told me what those color bars are for.

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  2. Beautiful paintings! You are lucky to have bought them. We had a local art show here recently, and I really loved quite a few pieces. I didn't buy them, but they were beautiful.

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  3. They almost convey all 5 senses then, don't they? If you count the water drops on your lips?

    They are lovely.

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  4. Living with beautiful art is a gift we give ourselves. ;-)

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  5. I can see why you bought these paintings!! Beautiful!

    Jane xxx

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  6. I love the paintings! The colors are so inviting and I really enjoyed your song too. Thanks for sharing.

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  7. Those paintings are beautiful, I especially love the second one. I also love Of Monsters and Men! Gorgeous song choice! Thanks for joining last week-sorry it took me so long to get around to it. :)

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