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.

Dreams of Summer: February 11, 2018

Flower Form 2, ed _em2copy

In winter’s frozen grip, we dream of our flower beds sleeping under the blanket of snow.

Waiting for Gas: February 4, 2018

Waiting for Gas, ed, crop, email

My favorite vintage gas station will be dismantled but preserved by out of state collectors.

Guiding Light: January 28, 2018

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Did our teen-aged grandfather watch this Connecticut beacon while  shucking oysters?

Winter Walk: January 21, 2018

Snow Field, ed_em

Do you remember trudging through the sparkling snow, then testing the swale’s ice?

January’s Blue Shadows: January 14, 2018

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From our kitchen window, we watch sun sprinkle glitter on a fresh canvas of snow.

Safe Haven: December 12, 2017

25A68756-78FB-4807-BD9C-F1344AFAE264 Nature etches a timeless message on the lakes’s frozen surface.

Great-Grandma: November 26, 2017

Great-Grandma Morey, ed em

I have her apron and brown bread recipe, but find Grandma’s story

in her hands.

The Road Beyond: November 12, 2017

New Jersey Autumn, email size

Destination-bound, we overlook untraveled side roads.

November 5, 2017: Lonely Houses

Hayfields at Dusk, email size

Do you glimpse them from the interstates, those lonely houses in the fields?

Final Call: October 29, 2017

Final Call

The river greets us with a final call of bravura color as the curtain lowers on summer.