Happy May, 2020

Moon: 46% • Waxing Crescent • 7,03 days

May 1st

Begins on a Friday
The Flower month!

• The name of this month originates from the Greek goddess Maia [one of the Pleiades and the mother of Hermes].
This month’s colors: White-Yellow, Red & Green
April Birthstones: Emerald
Flowers associated with April: Lily of the ValleyHawthorne [Crataegus]
Word* of the month: Complete Life
*also: Success in Love, Humility, Return of Happiness and Sweetness
Astrological signs: Taurus & Gemini
Full Moon: May 7
New Moon: May 22

5th month of my calendar features:
As Above So Below No2 © Marina Kanavaki

Technique: watercolour • Dimensions: 34x24cm [unframed]

I wish everyone

a beautiful

& healthy


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Concerto No. 21 in C major – Andante K. 467

piano: Arthur Rubinstein

Check my 2020 wall Calendar here:

50 replies »

  1. Bless you Marina… for your May Blessings… I relate to many things as you know May is my month.. Interesting about the Lily of the Valley may own name sake associated with the lily.. 🙂 I love the words of the month.. Complete Life.. 🙂 🙂
    Sending love and many blessings my beautiful friend ❤

  2. Happy May, Marina!
    The music is divine!

  3. Oh Marina the beautiful colours seem to tell us it’s going to be a happy May. Thank you for these lovely creations. Best always 🙂

  4. Very nice work, as usual!
    Have a great May too!
    Stay safe! 😀

    And I writing to let you know that I already have my new blog (with Paranóias and Nuno França Photography) together in one.
    I hope you liked it.


    Stay tuned for new posts during the next few days. 😀

    • …ah…to everyone, my friend, with one exception, the corona! 😉 _/_
      Happy May [yes, already! – feels like I’ve misplaced 4 months!!!!! 😉 ]

  5. Your vividly flowering calendar Inspires one to start planting. Unfortunately in this part of the world, for outdoor flowers, we must yet wait another 2 weeks, in the advent Jack Frost is not yet in his very deep sleep… THanks for the inspiration Marina!

    • Oh, my dear Jean-Jacques, I hope these will make a humble substitute till the real ones come to bloom! Thank YOU, my friend! Have a beautiful month. 🙂

  6. Happy May to you, Marina. This post is BEAUTIFUL! I love your art, and I love the “word” complete life. Many Happy Blessings to you! ~xoxo

  7. Joyful colours in your art marina – thank you I did not know or had forgotten what this month derives from. I’ve a special fondness for the Pleiades and must do more sky gazing now I am out of polluted London. Wishing you (and Hera) a joyous May Day

  8. What a beautiful opnening to the new month, Marina. Happy May to you as well. 🙂
    Stay safe and keep well. x

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