Celebrate Winter and Art Series 17: Blizzard Protection

Stay dry

braced against snow

sleet taps and wraps cold tunes

wind plays the wintry umbrellas

Blizzard

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/12/18

Photo of artwork by Pinterest

Childe Hassam (1859-1935), A New York Blizzard

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 16: Cold Labor

Endless

Winter habits

Countless bounded snowflakes

Man’s sweat and labor seem fruitless

Untold

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/11/18

Picture of artwork by Pinterest

Shoveling Snow, New England – Childe Hassam 1905

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 15: Godly snow

God’s place

wintry blessings

steeples embrace the snow

worshipers share the peacefulness

Divine

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/10/18

Picture of artwork by Pinterest

Frederick Childe Hassam, Calvary Church in the Snow, 1893

 

 

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 14: Wintry ride

Midnight

carriage moves snow

street light offers the path

hear  snow crushed under wooden wheels

nighttime

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/9/18

Photo of painting, Winter Midnight by Pinterest

Childe Hassam, impressionist, 1859-1935 

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 13: Tucked inside

Village

all is quiet

The church steeple stands in silence

heavy snow keeps all tucked inside

Hamlet

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/8/18

Photo of artwork by Pinterest

Paul Gaugin | Breton village in the snow [Village breton sous la neige], 1894

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 12: Wintry quiet

Hold hands

walk the cold path

into quiet village

feel sunshine on winter moments

talking

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/7/18

Photo of Charreton’s painting by Pinterest

Victor Charreton 1864-1936 belongs to a generation of artists who devoted themselves to ‘le paysage’, just like the impressionists did before them, paying attention to the influence of seasons, light and colours.

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 11: Home soon

dreaming

warming fire

three staying together

will forget soon the wintry wind

snug home

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/6/18

Photo of artwork by Pinterest

Cottagers in Winter by George Morland, 1795.

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 10: Wintry Moment

All wait

wanting a drink

icy waters cracking

humans and beast soon to enjoy

night soon

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/5/18

Photo of artwork by Pinterest

Breaking the Ice Artwork by George Morland, 1792

 

 

 

 

Breaking the Ice Artwork by George Morland

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 9: Into the sunset

Light sits

vibrant colors

dance along the roof tops

the gleam of a winter’s day gone

Sunset

Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 2/4/18

Photo of artwork by Pinterest

Coming into Giverny in Winter, Sunset / Claude Monet (1885)

Celebrate Winter and Art Series 8: Winter’s Moments

Grand snowy mountains

covered with winter’s moments

sturdy trees stand proud

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 2/3/18

Photo of artwork by Pinterest

Louis Rémy Mignot (1831–1870), Snow Scene 1856