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I’m trying something new for me with this tulip, a little fantasy and surrealism. It’s always fun to do something a bit different. I felt this poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson fit the mood of the painting rather well.

Crossing the Bar

by Alfred Lord Tennyson
1809-1892

Sunset and evening star,
And one clear call for me!
And may there be no moaning of the bar,
When I put out to sea,

But such a tide as moving seems asleep,
Too full of sound and foam,
When that which drew from out the boundless deep
Turns again home.

Twilight and evening bell,
And after that the dark!
And may there be no sadness of farewell,
When I embark;

For tho’ from out our bourne of Time and Place
The flood may bear me far,
I hope to see my Pilot face to face
When I have crost the bar. ~ Alfred Lord Tennyson

3.5" by 6" watercolor, Winsor and Newton watercolors, Strathmore 140# coldpress paper

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watercolor, watercolors, tulip, tulips, tulip paintings, tulips in water, flowers

I am a photographer who loves to paint. Or, I am a painter who loves photography? No matter, they are very compatible! :) I really enjoy working in watercolor, and love the magical qualities that it can give to a work of art! You will see photography,watercolor and acrylic paintings on my bubble. Hope you enjoy! :)

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Comments

  • leonie7
    leonie7over 3 years ago

    O WOW ANGIE HOW STUNING IS THIS OUTSTANDING AND JUST BEAUTIFUL LOVE IT LEE

  • Thanks so much Lee for the wonderful comment and favorite. I got a little “out of my box” with this one and had fun doing it. Glad you enjoyed!!

    – AngieDavies

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesover 3 years ago

  • rosalin
    rosalinover 3 years ago

    SO BEAUTIFUL

  • Thanks so much for the super comment and favorite Rosalin!

    – AngieDavies

  • Gramia97
    Gramia97over 3 years ago

    very well done. love the poem

  • Thanks so much for your wonderful comment and favorite Debbie! Glad you enjoyed the poem too!

    – AngieDavies

  • haya1812
    haya1812over 3 years ago

    Superb work!!!

  • Thank you so much haya for the great comment and favorite! Happy early spring! 70 degrees here today!!

    – AngieDavies

  • Dawn B Davies-McIninch
    Dawn B Davies-...over 3 years ago

    a beautiful image to find when I popped into rb, just wonderful,dawnx

  • Well, with all the great work on rb, that is a huge compliment! Thanks so much for the favorite also!!

    – AngieDavies

  • MaryStewart
    MaryStewartover 3 years ago

    beautiful work.

  • Thank you so much Marie for the wonderful comment and favorite!!

    – AngieDavies

  • Brenda Boisvert
    Brenda Boisvertover 3 years ago

    Very beautiful work Angie, and I agree with you about the poem fitting the picture:-)

  • Thank you so much Brenda! I am glad you liked the poem for the image as well! I appreciate the favorite!!

    – AngieDavies

  • Lana Wynne
    Lana Wynneover 3 years ago

    Beautiful work, Angie! Love it!

  • Thank you so much Lana! I am so pleased that you liked this and appreciate the favorite also!!! :)

    – AngieDavies

  • Carol2
    Carol2over 3 years ago

    Very beautiful image and work, Angie!!

  • Thanks so much Carol! A bit of fun for me!!

    – AngieDavies

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