Emulating nature’s organic forms: Park Guell

It is so inspiring (and humbling) to realize that all of ‘this‘ came from the imagination of one person.. Antonio Gaudi, gracia. Barcelona is endlessly inspiring! I will be posting some watercolours from the park later tonight.  

The Mediterranean, and ‘fishing’ for Frank Gehry (who is Canadian, not Mediterranean at all!)

Great day today. I finished lots of small paintings in addition to getting to the beach – my ‘happy place’. Hope that your day was great too. Canadian architect Frank Gehry’s piece Peix (fish), commissioned for the Barcelona Olympics. Super Italian artist who works entirely with old bike-parts! Super beautiful areas of Raval and the GothicContinue reading “The Mediterranean, and ‘fishing’ for Frank Gehry (who is Canadian, not Mediterranean at all!)”

Not all that glitters is ‘Gaudi’..

This is a complete ‘Saturday Mash-up’ from my trip so far! (Just so that no one gets the impression that I am avoiding Gaudi – I’ll share that I have a ticket for Monday morning to see Park Güell, and I am planning on visiting the famous Sagrada Familia once my dear friend Jennifer Perkins arrives on theContinue reading “Not all that glitters is ‘Gaudi’..”