Do you remember where you were?
I watched them build those towers.
One as I carried my son within.
One after he was born.
I could see them across the bay.
A man told me loved me at the top of those towers.
I placed candidates in jobs in those towers.
On that day, I had a record of what floor they worked on in my computer.
I wish I hadn't.
It was the first time I ordered scotch for lunch,
in front of my boss.
So a Guardian Angel for 9/11.
A Blue Angel lifting up prayers.
She is painted on a canvas wrap,
8 x 10.
No need to frame.
Kathleen Barnes, Paintdiva
Art is my passport to a limitless journey. When I am not exploring my materials on a technical level, there is visual exploration before me. When that seems a bit thin, there is a deep calling from the realm of my imagination. Sometimes all three come together in a perfect storm. That storm, that combination of the real, the imagined and the very paint and canvas is what calls me daily, and I answer as much as I can.....