With my new abstract painting, I have burst through a door in my being waiting to be opened perhaps.   “Red Darling” 1810 “Imagine the time the particle you are Returns where it came from. The family darling comes home. Wine, without being contained in cups, is handed around. A red glint appears in a granite […]

I am happy to say I’ve successfully mounted a dozen new abstract sumi-e artworks. This took awhile to remember all the delicate little techniques and possible disasters, of which I had at least three! “We shall not cease from exploration And the end of all our exploring Will be to arrive where we started And […]

I want to share a few of the new sumi-e I am working on. For such simple pieces, it takes a surprising amount of time to prepare for presentation…

Five of us met at the Denver Botanic Gardens with the intention of sketching the Jungle Rooms. We all pretty much got hung up on the Orchids.

You are looking at the finished painting of Bridget, the Beloved patron saint of Ireland and Kildare, in my studio. I had details of her in my last blog post and she is now finished.

Bridget, the Beloved Saint of Ireland and Irish people everywhere, is the subject of my latest painting.

Capital Tea Sketching was the plan for my Denver Urban Sketching  group through Meetups on Sunday.

I have just joined the Sogetsu Ikebana training in Ikebana under the tutelage of Midori Alleymeyer. Most of my art is seriously my own, taking a lifetime and as many hours a week as i can squirrel away; but here is something beautiful I can do with absolutely no consequences, pressure, or expectations! I am […]

St. Bridget is a hallowed and much beloved household figure in Ireland and Celtic lore. As my sketch indicates, I will paint her as one of my series of three tall Women. My version of Bridget is a bit unusual as it flows from my own genre. Here Bridget is wearing overalls instead of the […]

Women have been the primary subject of my paintings for the past several years. This painting, I’m happy to share, has also just sold from my recent art show. 

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by Marilyn wells

Denver COlorado