After being nurtured in the womb, upon re-entry into this life, my freedom to choose begins, the long path of years lays before me. I am an empty canvas, white and pure as cumulous clouds. What strokes I take are as pre-determined as my choice of mothers. I crawl to canvas and hesitate, I seize a wide brush, and splash cerulean blue for serenity […]
by Carole Guthrie · Published November 26, 2014 · Last modified November 1, 2016
Picasso formal constructions, dictate placement and the, white shaped head at the bottom, looks like Guernica material…A poem by Carole Guthrie […]
by Carole Guthrie · Published December 8, 2013 · Last modified September 18, 2017
I listen to music when I paint sometimes, believing the mood will cover the canvas. When the Scottish music plays, I think of heather, and the Royal botanical gardens of Edinburgh, the city that lies beneath a castle. That’s when the brush gets dipped into sap green and cobalt blue, and the vacant space of the white canvas is filled with oozing wet acrylics
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