Friday, April 29, 2016

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'Bougainvillea Sunrise' quick sketching in Water Colours 1

coolness of morning -
caught by a chant of songbirds
in their morning reveries

© gillena cox 2016

Revisit
bougainvillea 2015
1bougainvillea 2010
2bougainvillea 2010








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Recuerda Mi Corazon haiku my heart - A chant


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60 comments:

payal agarwal said...

How beautiful! :)

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Payal

much love...

Valerie-Jael said...

Beautiful words and colours which always speak to me. Happy PPF, hugs, Valerie

Linda Kunsman said...

really beautiful painting and haiku Gillena. Happy PPF and have a wonderful weekend too!

MiSchra said...

Love your sketch and the wonderful poem! I can truly feel the coolness of the morning. :-)
Happy PPF!!
Hugs,
MiSchra ♥ #25 this week on PPF

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Valerie

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Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Linda

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Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in MiSchra; i'll come over to see yours

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Christine said...

Beautiful piece and wonderful words to go with it!

Beth Niquette said...

I loved the poetry and your artwork is so soft and sweet.

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Christine

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Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Beth

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J C said...

Love the chant of songirds, Gillena. My bougainvilla does not want to bloom. I've been chasing baby lubbers. That's probably why.

Lea said...

Lovely Gillena, in verse and your artwork takes me away in color and flight...

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

Isn't it amazing what songbirds can catch? Bless the little creatures!

Maarit at Violets Corner said...

Very beautiful art work, the poem makes it very special. Happy PP Friday!

gma said...

Most lovely Gillena.

angieinspired said...

Gillena, I love the colors in your art and words you've chosen for your haiku. Dreamy

Ellecee said...

Beautiful art work, photography and poetry. I enjoyed the moment very much.

Gillena Cox said...

so sorry to hear this JC, hope it blossoms soon, maybe you should try putting some Epsom salts in the soil around the plant

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Lea

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Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by MMT

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Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Maarit

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Sanaa Rizvi said...

This is absolutely exquisite :D

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Gemma

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Kerry O'Connor said...

This is gorgeous work, Gillena. I love all the views you offer of this bougainvillea morning.

brudberg said...

I do love a glimpse of your wonderful paradise... so different from here.

Buddah Moskowitz said...

A chant of songbirds is wonderful! - Mosk

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped by Sanaa

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Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Kerry

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Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Bjorn

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Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by Buddah

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Hannah said...

I love the idea of the birdsong as a chant...beautiful depiction in both word and paint!

Sherry Blue Sky said...

Beautiful, Gillena.

Faye said...

Lovely painting and haiku. I also visited your webpage and loved the haiku about the blessings of God, referring to children. Very nice.

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Hannah

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Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Sherry

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Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Faye

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Gemma Wiseman said...

The sweet sounds of Nature's morning. Lovely.

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Gemma

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De said...

Just beautiful.

Rosemary Nissen-Wade said...

Very beauoiful, Gillena, in every element.

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in De

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Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Rosemary

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Anonymous said...

'Chant of songbirds' just love that and love the painting

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Welshstream

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Giggles said...

So pretty...words and art!

Hugs Giggles

C.C. said...

The thought of songbirds in morning reverie...lovely :-)

Susie Clevenger said...

Your poem and artwork are lovely...such talent!

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Giggles

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Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in CC

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Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Susie

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Margaret said...

Lovely painting and the poem goes hand in hand with it! Well done.

Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Margaret

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Mark M. Redfearn said...

Who can resist the brightness of bougainvillea?

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Mark

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Nordljus said...

I can just feel the coolness of an early morning before the heat. Beautiful!

rebecca said...

delicious and uplifting-thank you friend!

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Nordljus

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Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped by Rebecca

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