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Meditative Art Retreat in Andalucia

Meditative Art Retreat. 21 – 28 October 2017 For my next art retreat I will teaching how to paint a self-portrait as our symbolic / mystic-self.  I will be offering meditative, gentle guidance, setting intentions, using guided meditations, knowing the … Continue reading

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Hollyhocks, Lupins and the Sea

How beautiful this weather is.  Last night I dreamed of the vast seas again.  It always goes back to the time we sailed to Australia when I was a small child.  This informed and formed such a huge aspect of … Continue reading

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Writing The Map

Originally posted on writethemap:
‘Wanderer, your footsteps are the road and nothing more; wanderer, there is no road, the road is make by walking.’ Antonio Machado The UK has the highest rate of internal migration in EU, (3.5% of population…

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Me and a yellow cup

Tea with my friend Susanne makes me happy so I asked her to take a photo of me.  We were sitting in her sunny kitchen.  She is always there, with her beauty and calm, and the kettle is always on. … Continue reading

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Shinto

Shinto. I painted this image after learning a little about Shinto. Shinto, also called kami-no-michi, is the ethnic religion of Japan that focuses on ritual practices to be carried out diligently, to establish a connection between present-day Japan and its … Continue reading

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Grace

A large painting on canvas.  In my Etsy shop. https://www.etsy.com/listing/535892319/grace-large-painting-on-canvas?ref=pr_shop

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The Blue Room

The Blue Room.  Copyright Alice Mason 2017 https://www.etsy.com/listing/521388970/the-blue-room?ref=pr_shop I love the subject of rooms and interiors and especially those with open windows.  For me,  the French post Impressionists are the most inspiring,  because of the play of light and colour, … Continue reading

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Red Guitar

An original painting on canvas.  A painting about my childhood in Australia, the sound of the guitar my Dad played, growing up in the sixties and seventies,  my love of colour, pattern, spirals, idealism.

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Future Retreats

To be on the mailing list for future retreats and to learn about Alice’s next art retreat at Cortijo Las Salinas in Andalucia, Spain, please visit the website www.art-retreat-spain.com and visit the link: http://www.art-retreat-spain.com/future-retreats/

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from Women Who Run with the Wolves.

Although I did not call her by that name then, my love for Wild Woman began when I was a little child.  I was an aesthete rather than an athlete, and my only wish was to be an ecstatic wanderer.  … Continue reading

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