Monday, February 6, 2017

How To Celebrate February

February is upon us and yet on Thursday,  Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow and declared that we are in for another six weeks of winter. Here in New Jersey, we have been experiencing bright days and almost balmy temperatures. But February can be deceiving. Sandwiched between wintry January and springy March, it can never quiet make up its mind which way to go and we too go along for the ride with one eye cocked over the shoulder for a late-winter storm while searching with another for fugitive signs of spring on the frozen ground. In a forward looking mood, I was inspired (by the seed catalogs in Bio Diversity Heritage Library) to paint these cheery dahlias.

February is also the month of my engagement and wedding thirty-five years ago and the birth of my daughter two years later. I love February! Here are a couple of doodle to celebrate love and togetherness.


  1. gorgeous art Indira! And congratulations on your 35th anniversary and daughters birthday too. I love February because of the Valentine's day holiday ( I always have), and-our son was born on Valentine's Day 28 yrs ago :) Thanks for the lovely entry for AJJ!

  2. Wow, how wonderful to have so much to celebrate this February - wishing you a Happy Anniversary and also a Happy Birthday to your daughter! I think your love for the month shines through in your lovely artwork too :-). Have a great week! J :-)

  3. So beautiful and romantic. Your paintings are full of happiness :D)

  4. I LOVE all your flower drawings and doodles too!
    Happy Anniversary

  5. Your doodles creations are very beautiful. Thank you for joining us at Try It On Tuesday.
    Mar x

  6. Thank you for sharing your wonderful journal pages with us at TioT's this time.

  7. I wish I those flowers blooming in my yard instead of all the snow. Very pretty!

  8. Have a lovely anniversary hun! Tose flowers are really beautiful!

    Hugz Tinz

  9. This is stunningly BEAUTIFUL Art Indira!
    Thank you very much for joining Art Journal Journey again !
    Much appreciated !
    Happy anniversary and Happy Birthday to your daughter!
    oxo Susi

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