As promised…by Vieve…I have a few (two) paintings ( roughly 18″x18″) completed enough that I can show them to you. These are inspired by my little one’s propensity for putting things in her mouth. Here in wine country they might call that “mouth feel”, usually just for wine, but I think it fits here as well.The idea is to paint at least six canvases showing different common textures as experienced by baby with her mouth.
Originally I just wanted some paintings for her future bedroom, but also, in the back of my mind, thought I would scan them or photograph them and self-publish a book for her. She’s an avid “reader” ( Grandma is a librarian and our book supplier…Little C has SO many books!) and it would be neat to have a personalized book. It also keeps me creating. So here they are: