Blue Sky

Blue Sky

Glow  No. 43

 Intensidade

Intensidade

Laela DeBoer

Artist Statement

i draw & paint to keep me centered and create a reflection of the world from & of my own.  I find nature & the arts the most fascinating! before embarking on a new artful adventure, a sense of transcendence fills my body; feeling my heart beating faster, my eyes looking softer while my breath deeper; as if my alter ego is about to emerge & stop time.  I love having those sensations.

my father passed away long before I started painting.  when I was little, he introduced the works of the masters of the renaissance & I remember feeling incredibly curious, challenged & completely amazed.  

it has been said that my paternal ancestral blood-line hailed from the Scottish clan of military, royalty & artistic backgrounds (including close association with Macbeth) who fought in wars & entertained the wounded providing joy in their most painful of times.    

I feel connected with my father and my heritage in my artistic pursuits & i will continue their legacy as I create my own for myself & the next generation to come.

http://www.laela.net

 

 

 

 

 

 

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