Celebrate Winter and Art Series 27: Flirty Sleigh Ride

Gold swan

Coy Mademoiselle

Cold ride for two warm hearts

He pushes her on  golden sledge

Duo

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/20/18

Photo of artwork by http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20131224-the-10-greatest-winter-paintings

Winter by Francois Boucher (1755)

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 26: Winter Cascade

Cold Falls

Full moon reviews

Sees a wintry descent

Still snow prepares to move along

Snow falls

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/20/18

Photo of artwork by Pinterest

Snow waterfall, American artist George Ault (1891-1948).

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 25: Dark Beauty

Stillness

Moon in repose

Shadows rest on the snow

Full moon spreads light on wintry night

Peaceful

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/19/18

Photo of artwork by Pinterest

Night painting of a snow-covered barn is by American artist George Ault (1891-1948).

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 24: Solo winter

Solo

standing sturdy

under  heavy whiteness

casts a lonely blue-green shadow

single

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/18/18

Photo of artwork by HuffingtonPost

Ivan Shishkin’s “In the Wild North”, 1891

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 23: Pink in winter

Color

Absent white snow

cold edges colors blend

oddly scintillating stillness

Pink lane

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/17/18

Photo of artwork by http://www.huffingtonpost.com

Wassily Kandinsky’s “Winter Landscape”, 1909

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 22: Anticipation

Walking

In the wet path

past barren wintry fields

yet under the cold lies a spring

to come

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/17/18

Artwork photo by http://www.huffingtonpost.com

Vincent van Gogh’s “Landscape in the Snow”: Landscape with Snow is a painting made by Vincent van Gogh in 1888, believed to be one of his first paintings in Arles. It is one of at least ten oil and watercolor paintings that Van Gogh made of a snowy landscape from 1882 to 1889.

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 21: Winter light falls

Tending

the flock awaits

Embracing the sun’s stay

Take the warmth for night that soon falls

Huddle

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/16/18

Photo of artwork by Pinterest

Joseph Farquharson, Beneath the Snow Encumbered Branches, 1901

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 20: Train snow

Black smoke

steam and white snow

rush to catch waiting train

board and ride winter’s frigid land

Cold tracks

 

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/14/18

Photo of artwork by Pinteret

Claude Monet Train in the Snow, the Locomotive, 1875

 

 

 

 

 

Claude Monet, Train in the snow, the Locomotive, 1875

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 19: Village Snow

Village

under bridge snow

snow crosses over bridge

locals pass wintry times inside

red glows

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/16/18

Happy Valentine’s Day 2018

Photo of artwork by Pinterest

Claude Monet, Norway Sandviken Village in the snow, 1895

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 18: Sunset Stacks

Twenty feet tall stacks

Bedded down for wintry months

Through eyes of Monet

Haiku by PamelWLucas 2/13/18

Photo of artwork by Pinterest

Claude Monet, Stacks of Wheat (Sunset, Snow Effect)1890/91