Friday, December 11, 2009

Bright Spot Sunflower by Nancy Medina


Bright Spot Sunflower
12X12
Oil on Gallery Wrap Canvas
nancy@nancymedina.com

Christmas has come a bit early to Flower Mound Studio, and the four-footed studio assistants all have new rawhide bones today. Java chews for a moment and then gets distracted, while Anniebelly attacks hers with focus and determination. Howard, on the other paw, spends hours obsessively hiding his bone, retrieving it, and hiding it again, pacing about the house with the bone hanging out of his mouth and an extra wrinkle or two on his brow. Tomorrow morning when I put on my slippers, there will be a bulky rawhide bone inside, unless of course somepuggy changes his mind and puts the sticky treat under Carlos' pillow again.

10 comments:

Glen Hartjes said...

Ok,all I can say is, Lady you do know how to paint flowers. The way you use light and shapes, nice...
Argyle Acres Iris is magic. Well done!

Tweedles -- that's me said...

What a magnificent sunflower!
So big and fluffie!
I hope you find a nice surprise in your slipper in the morning
tee hee hee
love
tweedles

Art with Liz said...

Superb Nancy! I always have the impression that your sunflowers reflect you as a person - sunny, happy and bright and beautiful!

AutumnLeaves said...

What a funny Howie! I love the vision of Anniebelly attacking her new rawhide with gusto! LOL A girl after my own heart. And Java sounds like he just loves the world and there are just not enough hours in the day.

I must say that when you do super closeups of flowers...they are always my favorites. I am not sure why but they just strike such a deep chord. Beautiful work, Nancy!

Melissa and Emmitt said...

LOL!
hug all the busy happy puggies for us!
your new sunflower is amazing. you are the bright spot nancy! you always make us smile!
xoxoxo
m & ep

D. Sisson said...

Nancy, I'm so glad you're with Daily Painters now! You paint your flowers the way I envision them as painted.

Becky said...

Gorgeous as usual! Always a delight to see your beautiful sunflowers! Give your pugs a hug from us! I know they are enjoying their chewies!

suzanneberry said...

Nancy, thank you so much! I LOVE your work! So rich, full, alive, colorful and beautifully done! This IS sunflower! It's great to have you at DP and i'm thrilled to meet a pug mom of note! the names are amazing. they are amazing. every day is a new wrinkle that i swoon over! thank you for your comments, great to meet you and happy holidays!

Nancy Medina said...

Thankyou for the kind comments, you guys have lifted me up today and made me feel wonderful. I have fallen behind in my bloggy as was happily trapped in the studio working on a huge painting for days (daze)!

Edward Burton said...

This is wonderful, Nancy - love the spontaneous brushwork.

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