The following pieces were done to celebrate the beauty of the feminine form. Soft, proportionate features paired with simple, organic botanical elements create a pleasing image that celebrates the beauty of creation. The quotes selected inspire me and move me personally and were carefully selected for each piece.
"Be daring, be different, be impractical; be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace, the slaves of the ordinary."
Sir Cecil Beaton
Good and Beautiful
Every year of my life I grow more convinced that we should fix our attention on the beautiful and the good and dwell as little as possible on the evil and the false.
"For beautiful eyes, look only for the good in people; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone."
"She looked daisy safe but smelled rose wild."
Pray, Kiss and Dream
Why do we close our eyes when we pray? when we cry? when we dream? Because the most beautiful things in our life are not seen but felt only by the heart.
"She will blaze through you like a gypsy wildfire, igniting your soul and dancing in its flames. And when she is gone, the smell of her smoke will be the only thing left to soothe you."
The Art of Art
"The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity."