Friday, March 09, 2012

Illustration Friday: Yield

To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival."

~Wendell Berry~

Some of you may recognize this piece from a few years back.
It's encore time while I nurse a cold .

acrylic paint and colored pencil (man tending the rice paddy)


  1. hope you feel better soon. i hadnt seen this before so am glad for the chance. be well, suki

  2. A truly lovely painting. Reminds me of rice fields I've seen in China. (1982)
    Hope you are well very soon.

  3. Beautiful! I hope you feel better soon - xo

  4. oh hello there :^)

    take care of yourself, sniff sniff achoo!

    green is my favorite color


  5. I hadn't seen this one either. Glad we can enlarge and see all the tiny strokes. It's very beautiful.On my monitor that green perfectly matches your eyes.

    Sorry about your sniffles,I have them also, so I feel your pain.
    (wow,,,I can't believe I used that quote)
    Feel all new soon.

  6. A lovely painting. Get well quick. I nursed a bad back and neck so know how something can get you down.

  7. beautiful colors and abstract look, although all very real when you look more closely. Hope you are feeling better soon.

  8. Ooh, I really like that one - very peaceful. Get well!

  9. Oh no not a cold .....the last thing you were waiting for!
    Home from Panama. Will go to bed early. All my symptoms are better after a days in the tropics.
    Love this green peaceful rice field! Always love your encores as your art is beautiful every time you look at it. You always discover new things about it!
    It looks simple but it is not Felix would say :)

    You take good care of yourself and I hope you will celebrate Spring with me ;)

  10. Beautiful!Hoping you to feel better soon:)

  11. beautiful and peaceful. it must have felt so special to have created this lo. feel better soon.
    warm hugs from here. xxx

  12. it is peaceful and calming, beautiful.

  13. I was attracted by the colors - and when I read the quote, it is a perfect post! Lovely!

    Take care, hope you'll get better soon from your cold.

  14. Its lovely to get some time to come and visit again. What a delight. A beautiful image from the theme.

  15. I remember this one! Lovely greens! Hope you're feeling better.xx

  16. What a fabulous image. It's full of hope and prosperity. Thank you and have a lovely weekend and enjoy your spring weather!