As with all great notions it started with a daydream; move to Alaska and settle down in a cozy cabin, next to a lake, with my beloved other, my dogs and family. Paint and make ART to my hearts content. It's been a long road, today I am fortunate to have realized that dream. My blog is mostly about ART and sometimes everything else.
Wednesday, February 04, 2015
Winter Trees Abstraction Oil 24x24x1 650.00 Judy Vars
Last nights full moon has inspired me with a sense of wonder, awe and gratitude because I live in Alaska one of the most beautiful places on the planet.
This moody abstract painting reflects the winter blues in Alaska also known as Cabin Fever. Cabin Fever is not necessarily a bad thing, when the days are short and the temperature is below zero it allows time to reflect into a blazing fire, make mulligatawny, bake bread and catch up on the works of Shakespeare.
Who am I kidding, what I
really enjoy is some good Netflix binge watching; Breaking Bad, Orange is the
New Black, Sons of Anarchy and my Dead Files and for a lighter fare Downton
Abbey. But before I settle in for a long winter's night and while the
sun is still bright, I shall take one of the dogs to get the mail and give
myself a little vitamin D which keeps SAD Seasonal Affect Disorder at
But not to despair come June
old Sol will be up all night which brings about it's own kind