Mixed technologies, and mixed blessings. We had a terrific start at the cabin but a very, very busy one. The words are not coming yet but the paintings are. Even if small (as predicted). Next week there is a long awaited trip to Europe coming up. I will try to keep posting here, but I find instagram more user friendly these days.
Serendipity: means a "fortuitous happenstance" or "pleasant surprise". It was first coined by Horace Walpole in 1754. In a letter he wrote to a friend Walpole explained an unexpected discovery he had made by reference to a Persian fairy tale, The Three Princes of Serendip. The princes, he told his correspondent, were “always making discoveries, by accidents and sagacity, of things which
I have spent the last three mornings sorting through things in the studio. Which is another way of saying I am throwing things out, and feeling much lighter for it. It is an invaluable exercise in sorting out what you really love, what really works and why.