A Gardener's Cottage Retro Storybook Painting Series
Between the mountains and the river sits a gardener's cottage. Each square foot of the postage size yard boasts some growing thing...and if you can find him some hopping thing. The latest in my series of vintage storybook inspired watercolors.
Artist Karla Gerard says, “My passion is painting and sharing my art with the world. I am self-taught and I enjoy painting folk art and abstract because the styles are both simple and uncomplicated. I like incorporating elements and ideas from many different inspirational sources and combine them into my paintings, whether they be from magazines, books, photos, nature, from a dream or from right off the top of my head. My paintings seem to evolve as I go along. I start with an idea and it…
When Laura and Emily brought back the below postcards from their inspiration trip to Old World Hungary, they could barely keep them away from me. I was ready to start designing graphics immediately. postcards of Károly’s Reich linocuts from Tea’s inspiration trip I saw on the back of the cards that they were by Károly... Read more »