Bleeding Hearts

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Bleeding Hearts

As of today this reminds me not only of family,
but of this incredibly awful political season and the vitriol
among people on the “same side.”
I am told I am a bleedin’ heart liberal.
I wear it proudly.

And, I am shocked at how much Opera Pink and Quin pink I am using.
Choosing to paint flowers certainly changes one’s palette!W16 7 15 PENTALIC BLEEDING HEARTS 01 SQ

Pentalic Aqua Journal, Platinum Preppie Pen, De Atramentis Document Fuchsia ink,
and Sennelier, Holbein, and Daniel Smith watercolors.

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hollywood baby turned beach gurl turned steel&glass city gurl turned cowgurl turned herb gurl turned green city gurl. . . artist writer photographer. . . cat lover but misses our big dogs, gone to heaven. . . buddhist and interested in the study of spiritual traditions. . . foodie, organic, lover of all things mik, partner in conservation business mpfconservation, consummate blogger, making a dream happen, insomniac who is either reading buddhist teachings or not-so-bloody mysteries or autobio journal thangs early in the morning when i can't sleep
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16 Responses to Bleeding Hearts

  1. Very nice. Really like the loose style. I am seeing a lot these by the roadside.

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  2. faye says:

    Beautiful painting. I’ve tried to grow these and failed.

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  3. Alicia Araya says:

    I love that you speak about politics! I don’t really have it in me, on my art blog, lol

    I think this season has been a disgrace – I spent the past 3 months phonebanking for Bernie, and we all saw where that went. By now I have basically washed my hands off the whole mess.

    anyway sorry for the tangent LOL love your drawing! Pink is fabulous and also I really like the handwriting, actually

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  4. Sirkkis says:

    Wow, my favorit colours! Lovely paintings.
    Happy PPF ❤

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  5. Fran says:

    I like you flowers and the reference to the situation in the world today. OUr hearts are certainly bleeding. Being told you are a bleeding heart liberal is a complement.

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  6. Cindy Dauer says:

    Wonderful watercolor! Things are definitely nutty. : /

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  7. fuzzydragons says:

    very pretty 🙂 one of my favourite flowers

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  8. June Walker says:

    Lovely flower painting! With flowers colours in the palette do change…all those pinks and yellows etc! Fabulous.

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