Thursday 16th, March 2017 Moon: Waning gibbous • Visible: 86% ↓ • Age: 18 days Eleventh clock*: Between the Lines Between the Lines Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13x13cm from Marina’s Dreamscapes 2012 © Marina Kanavaki and for this Thursday: Mortal: Mentor Low-Flying From their album: DECO Rough Trade 1997 Happy Thursday 16! * about this … Continue reading
Tuesday 7, March 2017 Moon: Waxing gibbous • Visible: 73% ↑• Age: 9 days Second clock*: The Woods I Pink The Woods I Pink Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13×13 series titled: The Woods – 2012 © Marina Kanavaki and for the seventh day of March: Hymn of the Seventh Galaxy by Return to Forever Return … Continue reading
Happy Amethyst Two, everyone! more about February: here 12 Months – A Journey Entranced / Wall Calendar By Artemis Marina Kanavaki in Calendars 28 pages, published 9/29/2016 12 months: a journey of numbers and colors. Each month a unique illustration. Each month an imaginary place. Original artwork created by Marina Kanavaki. and a reminder:
12 months: A Journey Entranced My visual journey through each month has reached an end. The final ‘little’ stone to complete it was the two calendars. The wall calendar I published a few weeks ago and now a full journal / planner for the year 2017. The latter [among other things] has been the reason … Continue reading
September is here and a habit is a habit so I couldn’t leave a 9999 go unnoticed! 09:00 • 9 • 9 • 2016 [four nines in a row!] I’m sure numerology would have a great deal to say about this. Having finished my month/number illustrations I’ve been thinking about a new project. For now, … Continue reading
August • 8 • 08:00 • 2016 and with August, I complete my artistic journey of months and numbers. A journey that began in September 2015*. There will be a post with all of them together, some time soon but on with this summer month… …………………………………………………………… • August colors: Orange, Red & Light Green • … Continue reading
July • 7 • 07:00 • 2016 and according to numerology, 7 represents Truth, Trust and True Desire! Be prepared for a very powerful spark of change! …………………………………………………………… • July colors: Red, Pink, Purple & Green • July Birthstone: Ruby, Carnelian • July Flowers: Larkspur, Tulip, Water Lily & Delphinium • Words of the month: Happiness, … Continue reading
June • 6 • 06:00 [yep, three sixes in a row! 😉 ] and on a New Moon, June is here! …………………………………………………………… • June colors: Light Blue, White & Cream • June Birthstone: Pearl also: Moonstone, Alexandrite, Agate & Opal. • June Flowers: Rose • Word of the month: Good Health also: Happy, Friendship, Love, Strong, … Continue reading
Last Sunday we LOST an hour in our part of the world, moving to D.S.T. [Daylight Saving Time]. Many of my friends are already familiar with my views on D.S.T. [for those who aren’t: dst-or-losing-an-hour]. As if that wasn’t enough [!], I’ve been experiencing some technical issues. Therefore I’m on a short break to sort … Continue reading
First month of the year: January and my journey through/to numbers continues. A journey that -rather unorthodoxly*- began in September 2015! *Back in September 2015, inspired by Bumba’s “The Numbers Game Is Here: Mathematics for Dummies” The Whole Nine Yards, I started working on images for each month. First month was September, so this series … Continue reading
November and what better date to post the eleventh month’s* painting, but the …eleventh! November the eleventh! Autumn turning gold and colder. November’s flower is Chrysanthemum [and Peony] and birthstone: Topaz [and citrine]. Yes, the color is yellow – gold. Chrysanthemum stands for joy, compassion, friendship, and love. [here’s to a joyful, loving and compassionate … Continue reading
After a long involuntary absence, I am on my journey back – metaphorically speaking. Mid October. Tenth month. The ‘official’ month of Autumn. October’s flower is calendula and birthstone: opal [and tourmaline]. The name opal derives from the Greek Opallios, meaning “to see a change in color“. Although it is argued that the origin may … Continue reading
Working on nine for Bumba’s “The Numbers Game Is Here: Mathematics for Dummies” The Whole Nine Yards inspired me to do a nine in blue, as this month’s birthstone and color is sapphire! Sapphire Nine Technique: Mixed media from the series “journey of numbers” 2015 © Marina Kanavaki Sapphire Nine is also designed on … Continue reading
Nine – a very significant number to me, in many ways. Steve (A.K.A. Bumba), a very talented writer & musician and friend here at the blogosphere, has been doing a series of posts on numbers: “The Numbers Game Is Here: Mathematics for Dummies” with this subtitle: “The beauty of math, of numbers and other beautiful … Continue reading
The weekend is near and the dissection, magnification etc of my watercolor is done! So here is “The Woods V” printed on various items! Marina’s Art Shop for home for the office clothing & accessories for the pet Visit Marina’s Art Shop … Continue reading
Atom Flowers#6 Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13x13cm from marina’s atom flowers 2011 © marina kanavaki SHOP Atom Flowers #6 ART PRINT HERE [museum quality printing and framing] Marina’s Art Shop Visit Marina’s Art Shop for gifts with Atom Flowers… Marina’s Art Shop See also Marina’s calendars with her Atom Flowers
All Art Aspires Towards the Condition of Music quote by Walter Pater “An essay on ‘The School of Giorgione’ (Fortnightly Review, 1877), added to the third edition (1888), contains Pater’s much-quoted maxim “All art constantly aspires towards the condition of music” (i.e. the arts seek to unify subject matter and form, and music is the … Continue reading
As Above So Below #1 Technique: watercolour Original Size: 34x24cm detail from Marina Kanavaki series “As Above So Below” © 2012 SHOP As Above So Below #1 ART PRINT HERE [museum quality printing and framing]
“Character #18″ 1999 © marina kanavaki Technique: Ink on paper Original size: 13x23cm from M.K. solo exhibition in 1999 at Epohes Gallery: “CHARACTERS” SHOP Character #18 ART PRINT HERE [museum quality printing and framing] Marina’s Art Shop Visit Marina’s Art Shop for more Characters on items.
The Woods II Magenta Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13×13 series titled: The Woods – 2012 © Marina Kanavaki SHOP The Woods II Magenta ART PRINT HERE [museum quality printing and framing]
Atom Flowers #10 Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13x13cm from “marina’s atom flowers” 2011 © Marina Kanavaki SHOP Atom Flowers #10 ART PRINT HERE [museum quality printing and framing] Marina’s Art Shop Visit Marina’s Art Shop for more Atom Flowers on items. See also Marina’s calendars with her Atom Flowers … Continue reading
Red Flower Field Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13×13 2012 © Marina Kanavaki SHOP Red Flower Field ART PRINT HERE [museum quality printing and framing] Marina’s Art Shop Visit Marina’s Art Shop for more Trees & Forests on items.
Between the Lines Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13x13cm from Marina’s Dreamscapes 2012 © Marina Kanavaki SHOP Between the Lines ART PRINT HERE [museum quality printing and framing]
watercolours – “dreamscapes” © 2012 marina kanavaki All images on this blog are copyright of Marina Artemis Kanavaki and cannot be copied, downloaded or used in any way without express written permission.
The Woods I Pink Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13×13 series titled: The Woods – 2012 © Marina Kanavaki SHOP The Woods I Pink ART PRINT HERE [museum quality printing and framing] Marina’s Art Shop Visit Marina’s Art Shop for more Trees & Forests on items.
“Le Mort” II © Marina Kanavaki *This painting was inspired by Georges Bataille “Le Mort” and was exhibited in 1999 in Epohes Gallery [solo exhibition titled: “Characters”] Technique: Acrylic on paper Original size: 100x65cm [125x90cm framed] Le Mort II / Detail Le Mort II / Detail 2 SHOP Le Mort II … Continue reading