Sonntag, 6. Dezember 2015

dc #183: THRESHOLD

Black/white is a strong contrast

and is plane/domed, too.

A longed-for destination: I told you the story about this ticket here, a few years ago.
And yes, I still haven't been to Italy and still longing, since now. But next year, I wanna get over the threshold of less money and more family commitments. I dream of a trip to Naples, to Ischia, wanna look at the Mount Vesuvius, visit Pompeii, Capri, the Amalfi coast after my 50th birthday, next year in 2016!

So, as an approaching I have drawn this view on the Mount Vesuvius over the Bay of Naples.
A volcano is a threshold, too, and it's the theme of Tammie Lee for this 183rd drawing challenge.
I have implemented this theme with lead pencil, coal and red calk on paper, 30x20cm.

Please, keeping an eye out after other thresholds at Tammie's place!

Thank you for hosting us, Dear!

And thank you for your visit! I wish you a nice and happy day!

today: No. 183 THRESHOLD
at Tammie Lee on the 5th + 6th of December

5 Kommentare:

  1. That's a wonderful story. For sure you should go to Italy! I do hope for you your wish will be fullfilled. eric

  2. such wonderful images
    full of texture and thought
    gentle folds
    I wish you a wonderful visit in Italia, when you get there. It is lovely to have goals, that is where it begins. My sister lives in Italia, i miss her so much.
    charming drawing to remind you.

  3. i am in love with your drawing of delight and expectation. my dear, you shall enjoy italy so when you'll get there, and for now, the expectation will tide you over? i sense your excitement and wish you happy travels already, keep your eye on the amalfi experience!! ;)))
    yes, i'm back from the south of your country. and what a buzz that's been. whoa, x-mas spirit, i hadn't expected thàt! my favourite so far... the lousberg. what a foot trip upwards, early on sunday morn'... i'm working on the photos, of course, took the day off today to do so.
    righto. enjoy this week. x n♥

  4. Hello rosy girl. I'm hopelessly late reading and commenting because I've just arrived in England. I'm also in love with this painting. So beautiful and simple, yet so complex in meaning and feeling. I know you'll fulfill your Italian and family wishes. Biggest hugs.

  5. Popping in to wish you a very Merry Christmas my dear arty friend. I do hope that all your Christmas dreams come true. Much love from me to you. XX



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