Saturday, January 13, 2007

Forest Floor...True Color Journal

I wandered into the forest while in my dream.
Just to see what the floor would bring.
Leaves and feathers and pods I found.
Perfect treasures for a fairy's crown.

Sketch from my desk you saw earlier this week.
It changed before coming home with me Friday. When the hair turned to leaves, I knew she was the forest floor fairy.
This morning, I woke up with the poem in my head. Had to get up and start.
The tree in the foreground is from an over painted paper left from when I was preparing the gift journals.
I'm thinking I will add the poem as an overlay on vellum. No vellum on hand today though so...
More later,


  1. Oh, this is so beautiful! I loved seeing the process of creation. Enchanting!

  2. Absolutely gorgeous Sharon!
    The vellum idea sounds perfect.

  3. A beautiful and informative progression. Your work is wonderful.

  4. Wow! She is absolutely fantastic!!! smiles...

  5. Ethearal and mystical

  6. mmm this came out beautiful
    The Forest Floor Fairy portrait AND poem
    are both perfect and wonderful.

    Loved seeing the different stages of work / progress. But was amazed at the final product.

  7. Beautiful piece! I love how you show your work in stages! Love the poem, too! It's wonderful Sharon!!!

  8. Wow, Sharon! This is absolutely exquisite!! I haven't blogged for awhile, else I would have commented sooner. Your drawings are AMAZING!! You are one talented lady!!