Happy Birthday, Georgia O’Keeffe

Red & Orange Streak “Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing–and keeping the unknown always beyond you.” Georgia O’Keefe Blue & Green Music Blue 2 Enlarged flowers, New Mexico landscapes and the tall skyscrapers of New York, Georgia O’Keeffe opened the doorsContinue reading “Happy Birthday, Georgia O’Keeffe”

Georgia O’Keeffe: Art is a Private Act

“I decided to accept as true my own thinking.” Georgia O’Keeffe November 15th marked Georgia O’Keeffe’s birthday.  Having just finished reading her biography by Laurie Lisle, I celebrated the day by focusing on colour and flowers as my personal tribute. Georgia O’Keeffe painted out of the need to express herself in the language of colour.Continue reading “Georgia O’Keeffe: Art is a Private Act”

Georgia O’Keeffe

“Where I was born and where and how I have lived is unimportant. It is what I have done with where I have been that should be of interest.”  Georgia O’Keeffe Those of you who follow OTR Book Club know that I have just completed reading Portrait of an Artist: A Biography of Georgia O’KeeffeContinue reading “Georgia O’Keeffe”

On the Way Home…

“I’ve been absolutely terrified every moment of my life – and I’ve never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do.” Georgia O’Keeffe   Those who follow LadyBudd, know that I have taken a few weeks to go on an adventure with my family.  It was our “Industrial Revolution” tourContinue reading “On the Way Home…”