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:

Blogger payal agarwal said...

How beautiful! :)

7:38 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Payal

much love...

7:43 AM  
Blogger Valerie-Jael said...

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

7:51 AM  
Blogger Linda Kunsman said...

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

9:32 AM  
Blogger 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

9:35 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Valerie

much love...

9:52 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Linda

much love...

9:52 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

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

much love...

9:53 AM  
Blogger Christine said...

Beautiful piece and wonderful words to go with it!

10:11 AM  
Blogger Beth Niquette said...

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

11:22 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Christine

much love...

11:26 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Beth

much love...

11:26 AM  
Blogger 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.

11:59 AM  
Blogger Lea said...

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

12:08 PM  
Blogger Magical Mystical Teacher said...

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

1:20 PM  
Blogger Maarit at Violets Corner said...

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

2:03 PM  
Blogger gma said...

Most lovely Gillena.

2:39 PM  
Blogger angieinspired said...

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

2:50 PM  
Anonymous Ellecee said...

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

3:56 PM  
Blogger 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...

3:58 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Lea

much love...

3:59 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by MMT

much love...

3:59 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Maarit

much love...

4:00 PM  
Blogger Sanaa Rizvi said...

This is absolutely exquisite :D

4:00 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Gemma

much love...

4:00 PM  
Blogger Kerry O'Connor said...

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

4:08 PM  
Blogger brudberg said...

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

4:12 PM  
Blogger Buddah Moskowitz said...

A chant of songbirds is wonderful! - Mosk

4:33 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped by Sanaa

Much love...

5:30 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Kerry

Much love...

5:31 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Bjorn

Much love...

5:32 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by Buddah

Much love...

5:34 PM  
Blogger Hannah said...

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

6:06 PM  
Blogger Sherry Blue Sky said...

Beautiful, Gillena.

6:53 PM  
Blogger 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.

7:29 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Hannah

much love...

8:32 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Sherry

much love...

8:34 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Faye

much love...

8:34 PM  
Blogger Gemma Wiseman said...

The sweet sounds of Nature's morning. Lovely.

8:49 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Gemma

much love...

8:52 PM  
Blogger De said...

Just beautiful.

10:48 PM  
Blogger Rosemary Nissen-Wade said...

Very beauoiful, Gillena, in every element.

12:37 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in De

much love...

4:25 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Rosemary

much love...

4:25 AM  
OpenID welshstream said...

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

6:12 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Welshstream

much love...

8:57 AM  
Blogger Giggles said...

So pretty...words and art!

Hugs Giggles

1:07 PM  
Blogger C.C. said...

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

2:00 PM  
Blogger Susie Clevenger said...

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

4:40 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Giggles

much love...

5:20 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in CC

much love...

5:21 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Susie

much love...

5:21 PM  
Blogger Margaret said...

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

10:33 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Margaret

much love...

3:16 PM  
Blogger Mark M. Redfearn said...

Who can resist the brightness of bougainvillea?

1:46 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Mark

Much love...

7:27 PM  
Blogger Nordljus said...

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

9:10 AM  
Blogger rebecca said...

delicious and uplifting-thank you friend!

11:18 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Nordljus

much love...

10:54 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped by Rebecca

much love...

10:55 AM  

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