November 08, 2009

In praise of creative friends

This post is all about friends and their creativity specifically one friend:)
As many of you know i have the most fantastically creative Calligrapher friend Pixie Sue.
Despite being registered blind Sue creates the most inspiring work. We went to visit her today and just look what she made for us:)
The pictures don't show the subtle glitter on the canvas. It radiates an aura of well being and yes calm:)Sue is the most incredible artist, I love her canvases and her books.
I feel so honoured to own this piece. Thank you Sue.

We had a gorgeous drive over to Sues, misty and a little wet for part of the journey but coming back over Bowes Moor and the A66 the skies were stunning. such rich fire colours across the horizon and when the dragons breath started to form it was magical. I love that period at dusk, the twilight when you see things differently. Shapes form and disappear if you gaze at the hillsides. Not if you are the one driving I hasten to add.
So all in all a delightful day with very good company:)

4 comments:

Crobbles said...

What a beautiful gift.

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Oh, she does gorgeous work! I love calligraphy! What a beautiful gift for you!

Vicky said...

That is such a beautiful piece of work, it sparkles with spiritual energy, something to be treasured.

Artis-Anne said...

Fabulous work , what a talented lady.
Talking of which I forgot to say in my last post how lovely both your shawls are and your first handspun garment is truly special .