Tag Archives: Lantern Light

Where This Artist Finds Inspiration

My last few Posts may give you a clue where I am presently finding inspiration: ┬álantern light, Midsummer’s Eve, something magical in the air….and I am working out painting ideas with sketches and drawings. ┬áBefore I actually begin painting, I … Continue reading

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Lantern Magic – “Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose”

Are you familiar with this painting by John Singer Sargent titled Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose (oil on canvas, 1885-86)?Autumn, twilight, setting sun, fragrant flowers, multi-colored white dresses, children lighting lanterns…my mind escapes into this image and I can almost smell … Continue reading

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