Air reverberating with the sounds of helicopters heading to the fire front, the news that one of my collectors homes had burnt down. 3 generations of memories lost, and my paintings. Blood sugars suddenly trampolining all over the place (7.8 mmol/L -3.8 mmol/L) after a month of being stable. Averaging 6.0 mmol/L with a standard deviation of 0,7. Diabetic carbs at 23grams, well within
Oil on Canvas 50cmx30cm Pincushion Protea, amongst the first of the spring flowers open on the Garden Route, the subject of my painting. Reminded me of a painting I did of the Cottage garden in Stellenbosch, of pincushions and Shasta daisies. We had a fabulous, double headed protea pincushion that created minature Suns in the garden.
Cottage Garden Oil on Canvas 60cmx30cm The spring garden at the cottage in Stellenbosch, a mass of colour. Vibrant peach pincushion Protea. Grey leaved gazania's, with their pink-purple flowers. Purple buds on the wild sage. Mauve lavender heads and the grey green leaves of artichoke.