This is what artist Vincent Van Gogh had to say
about his sunflower paintings,
I feel the desire to renew myself,
and try to apologize for the fact
that my pictures are, after all,
almost a cry of anguish,
although in the
I get that.
Life around us
can be a cry of anguish.
But the sunflowers . . .
my sun flowers . . .
are a picture
They cry out to us
81. The color yellow
82. Hearts in gravel sprinkled with flower petals.
83. Growing girls laughter on the evening air.
84. Sunshine on blonde hair.
85. Gravel Roads.
Join me for my last summer
art and photography faith-centered day retreat
at my home
Saturday, August 11.
Here's what Missy has to say,
"I attended the first session in June, and I would highly recommend this upcoming day retreat to ANY woman. You do not need to be a photographer or an artist (I am neither!) to attend this retreat. It is for any woman who would like to spend a day admiring nature, finding beauty in the ordinary, and being inspired by an amazing story. It is a very relaxing experience. I just took my little point-and-shoot camera, used Jodi's supplies, and listened to her stories. You do not need to be an expert, you do not need to be a professional, anyone would enjoy and learn from this experience. It has helped me appreciate the many 'everyday-ordinary-beautiful-b
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All photos property of Jodene Shaw. 2012.