Linda Wesner Art

Have you ever found a bundle of old letters or photos – yours or your family’s – and felt that tug of emotion between past and present? That is the feeling I try to create in my realistic colored pencil drawings, paintings, and quirky collages.

Hints of Fall: October 14, 2018

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First hints of fiery fall reflected on the pond stir thoughts of mixing and baking.

Lock 23: October 7, 2018

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Lock 23, 24 x 36, oil on canvas.

Fall’s beauty mirrored with perfect reflection in the canal.

The Breakthrough: September 30, 2018

The Breakthrough

Just when it seems all is lost, the sun breaks through with a sign of hope.

Transition: September 23, 2018

Late Afternoon on the Lake, email size

Do you smell fall in the air now?

Big Bend: September 16, 2016

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We picture Uncle Harold fishing from his boat as we cruise around the bend.

 

Apple Farm: September 9, 2018

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Remember drinking little cups of fresh cider while our mothers bought pecks of apples?

Mid-Day Break: August 26, 2018

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We notice the trees changing from green to red in anticipation of their autumn festival.

Mill Song: August 19, 2018

Lilacs from the bridge: Memorial Day Weekend, 2010

The mill slumbers in late afternoon sun, dreaming of past productivity.

White Farm House: August 5, 2018

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A snug white farmhouse at road’s edge recalls our cheerful childhood home.

Family Reunion: July 28, 2018

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Remember our great aunts and uncles and grandparents and parents and cousins eating together at the state park?