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Meladramas
 
Saturday, August 05, 2017  




Pamela MacCarthy artwork 2017

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“ Rose Of Sharon ”

40 cm x 31 cm
8" X 12"

Oil pastel & Watercolor

On Watercolor Paper, ( Aug, 1995 )

( My Private Collection )




I painted this in August, 1995, while visiting with my son Michio, at my mother’s house,
in Middletown, NY…

My youngest sister Bonnie,
watched me while I worked…

My mother had extensive gardens, and I so enjoyed painting from them…

This piece sits high on my wall, above my desk,
I see it everyday, but it has never been documented before…

I thought it was time for that to change…







Such nostalgia
when looking at my old works;
a much simpler time…
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“ All The World Is Green ”



Tom Waits

From The CD



Blood Money






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2:31 PM

Thursday, March 30, 2017  




Pamela MacCarthy artwork

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“ (Early) Cherry Blossoms at Inokashira Park ”
(1995)

Oil Pastel, Watercolor

40 cm x 31 cm
(15.7 “ X 12”)
on Washi Paper




I remember creating this piece, ”en plein air”,
22 years ago, at Inokashira Park…

I was camped out with all my painting gear,
along the bank of the boat pond.

I remember the passerby stopping to look at what I was doing,
and it made me uneasy…

It was this time of the year- still early for cherry blossoms, just a few were open.

What was more interesting to me,
was the color in everything else other than the blossoms-
It was a challenge to me, to capture that!

I remember the passerby looking at my “work-in-progress”,
with perplexed expressions…
I now prefer to paint either indoors, or in a quiet place free of passerby-

My work reveals all, when it is finished!

This piece is in my private collection,
it caught my eye today, and I wanted to showcase it…







“Outside, Silence”
Robin Guthrie & Harold Budd



From the CD

Before The Day Breaks






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12:42 PM

Friday, February 24, 2017  




Pamela MacCarthy artwork 2017

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“ Cyclamen… ”



Black Ink, Watercolor, Oil Pastels

on

Washi Paper

9” X 14”
22.8 X 35.5 cm




I painted this today, also some postcards...











“Sky”
Robert Fripp



From the CD

Radiophonics: 1995 Soundscapes, Vol. 1 Live In Argentina






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4:03 PM

Wednesday, November 30, 2016  





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“ Summer Bouquet ”



Black Ink, Watercolor, Oil Pastels

on

Washi Paper

9” X 14”
22.8 X 35.5 cm




I did this painting this past Summer, while in NY.

Warmth emanates from the page,
evoking everything I felt when creating it,
and now at the close of November, I reminisce…













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8:06 AM

Tuesday, October 04, 2016  





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“ From Bonnie’s Garden ”



Black Ink, Watercolor, Oil Pastels
on
Watercolor Paper

2, 9 X 14 panels
22.8 X 35.5 cm, (X2)




Welcome October, my favorite month of the year!



While visiting New York this past Summer,
I stayed first with my youngest sister Bonnie.

Amongst Bonnie's many capabilities, she is quite a gardener;
she grew flowers, fresh herbs, fruit and vegetables,
throughout the season…

I’d walk along with her, as she weeded,
and picked…

One day, she discovered this huge zucchini,
that somehow was overlooked, beneath the leaves…

I had to paint it, along with the colorful ripe plum tomatoes,
and a strawberry…

Bonnie and her husband Joey
are both excellent Italian cooks…

Pots of beautiful tomato sauce were made with the plum tomatoes, and zucchini;
I prepared garden salads to complement the dinners…

This painting is a good memory of that time…





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7:27 AM

Tuesday, March 29, 2016  





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“ A Flock of Magnolias ”
My Private Collection

Black Ink, Oil Pastels
on
Sepia Paper-board

15.5 X 12 inches
( 39.3 X 30.5 cm )







Twenty years ago
I painted this, the flowers
resembled white birds…

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”Sky Dancing”

Patrick Watson

From The CD

Waterproof9






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12:28 PM

Thursday, April 18, 2013  





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"The Dogwoods"
1996

31 x 40cm

Oil Pastel/Watercolor on Washi Paper



All along the streets
Magenta and eggshell white-
Japanese Dogwoods...

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