Monday, January 19, 2009

Let Freedom Ring


On the eve of the inauguration of a new president, I remain hopeful that our country be a model for promoting peace, well-being, and dignity for all. Very best wishes Mr. Obama as you begin your new role as our President.

(detail from "Field of Honor," posted 6/28/08)

22 comments:

Marian Fortunati said...

My sentiments exactly...
So much hope for such a wonderful country!!

Sheila said...

Ditto. Love the painting Paula!

Manon Doyle said...

I feel the same way! Beautiful piece!
I bummed that I'm flying back to Ohio today and I'll miss most of the day!

Mary Sheehan Winn said...

I am feeling hopeful. Love the red white and blue.
God Bless America and God Bless President Obama.

artslice said...

Ditto! Lovely painting too.

Sandy said...

Beautiful painting. Quite a day for our country.

Camille LaRue Olsen said...

This really made me smile, and it's beautifully done. Thanks, Paula! What a happy day :D

Paula Villanova said...

Thanks for all the positive comments everyone...yesterday was quite moving...looking forward to a bright future, and he seems to be the guy to motivate everyone to make it happen!

Katie May said...

Amen :-)

benjaminlois said...

i really like your work paula and really like your words about mr. obama. from spain, i hope that man can work in the way of peace cause we are all on the same ship.
again, got to say, your work is excellent!!

Paula Villanova said...

Thanks benjaminlois for visiting my blog, all the way from Spain! Thanks also for your kind comments about my work and yes, you're right, we are indeed all on the same ship. Here's to a peaceful future for all of us.

Trevor Lingard said...

Hi Paula
You must be very proud of your country and President.
This painting is very special and says may things.
Regards

Odd Chick said...

HOW super great for you that you were featured in a magazine!! I'm happy that others can see and appreciate the beautiful art you share with us.

Rachete said...

I love the colors.

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Lisa Palombo said...

Really nice painting! Glad to have found your blog. Best wishes, Lisa

gianlucio said...

Hello Paula, beautiful colors in your paintings, you're very good!
See you soon
Ciao!!!

redchair said...

Hello Fair Artist who lets Freedom Ring,

We have been watching you. We are artist also. At least that's what they call us. You may even know us. We'd like to invite you to a member of our very Private Club. We're very selective and only an elite few are welcome on our hallowed grounds. We pick you.

We even have a little 'chit chat' room just for the likes of you. It's rightfully called Dante's Pub. But when your enter BEWARE! You are entering the abyss of the artist mind! You may not find your way out.

You're welcome to watch from afar while drinking your brew or pull up a chair and join us for a little chat. Be sure and register and then log in. After all, this is a very private club. We don't allow just any wanderer in our midst.

Don't dilly dally now! It wont cost you a pence. Check out The Artist Challenge and Dante's Pub- that is if your daring and think yourself worthy to be amongst the souls we've claimed?

Farewell...until we hear from you,
Master Mike and the Pub Wench

Artist Challenge- http://www.theartistchallenge.com/
Dante‘s Pub - http://www.theartistchallenge.com/art-forum/

Odd Chick said...

where are you my friend? I'm getting worried

Paula Villanova said...

Thanks Odd Chick for checking in...I'm ok...just hit a couple of snags along with mid winter doldrums ...Spring's coming and the days are getting longer though...

Peggi Habets said...

Somehow I missed this painting last time I was here. Beautiful piece!!

David Patterson said...

This is wonderful Paula...all your work is wonderful!! Thanks for stopping by my blog and commenting! Hope you're having great week!

Paula Villanova said...

Thanks for stopping by David!