After getting back from Italy, Joseph and I bought a little brick house that we fell in love with, our teenage daughter got Chicken Pox, and we had to have one of our dogs put to sleep. Then of course we get to settle into the new old house and repair some things.
Why Wallpaper and Wallflowers? (the title of this post)
Well, the Wallpaper is obvious.
is the playful but woefully negative word I seized upon for my current work theme. I think my work has a solitary sweetness to it that sort of resonates with the word "wallflower". Since I often paint portraits of flowers-it also has a bit of tongue-in-cheek mixed in there. You can see more of the recent pieces that bloom under this theme on my website's Current Works page at: ThimganHayden.com