Wednesday, June 17, 2009

A Sunflower (Zonnebloem), in Colored Pencil, means a Vacation in France.

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copyright Judith Nijholt-Strong
"Sunflower/Zonnebloem, 2009"
Colored pencils on Stonehenge paper
N.F.S.

Somehow, sunflowers always remind me of summer and summer reminds me of France.

This little colored pencil piece was created with Sanford "Prismacolors", Derwent "Coloursofts" and Caran d'Ache "Pablo" colored pencils - on Stonehenge paper.

So, yes it's time to go to France for the summer!! Yep, I'm taking my art supplies and I'll be starting my 5th Moleskine sketchbook dedicated to my trips to France. I'll be back sometime around the end of July with some sketches, to show you, of our stay in the Limousin, Dordogne & Normandy regions of France.

O! and yes, the Kermits are going along ... as always! :o)

Au revoir, Tot ziens, Until then,
Judy
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4 comments:

Meisie said...

Have a wonderful time! I'm looking forward to the feast of pictures and sketchbook treats when you get back!

Mary said...

Have a great time Judy, and I am also looking forward to seeing the pictures of your trip when you are back.

Elaine said...

Okay, I already know you had a great time. But I LOVE that sunflower!

J. Nijholt-Strong said...

hee hee! Thanks Elaine.
:o)

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