American Quilt II Collage Painting
American Quilt II is part of a series of mixed media collage paintings by Seattle artist and calligrapher Caitlin Dundon, based on quilt designs like this wedding ring design. Paper collage, acrylic paint and acrylic ink with calligraphy that includes words and quotes about family and love.
Home is the place where when you have to go there, they have to take you in. - Robert Frost. A happy family is but an earlier heaven. - George Bernard Shaw. I sustain mysel with the love of amily. - Maya Angelou. What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family. - Mother Teresa. Compassion. Family. Strength. Home is where one starts from. - T. S. Eliot. Home is where the heart is. Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family. - Anthony Brandt. One's family is the most important thing in life. - Robert C. Byrd. Faith. Kindness. Loyalty. The family is one of nature's masterpieces. - George Santayana. Home is where there's one to love! Home is where there's one to love us! - Charles Swain. No matter what, no matter where, it's always home if love is there. Sweet is the smile of home, the mutual look, where hearts of are of each other sure. - John Keble. Laughter. Love. Home.
36" x 36" x 1.5" on wood panel.
Interested in learning calligraphy or mixed media painting techniques? Find out about Seattle calligraphy classes or Seattle mixed media collage classes taught by Caitlin Dundon. Or take a workshop from Caitlin at an artist retreat in a city near you.