Friday art: Franz Kline





Happy weekeend lovelies, how's your summer going?  I do enjoy to be outside a lot and paint out on the terrace,, whenever i can. Currently i'm inspired by bold black brushstrokes by american painter Franz Kline. His work is very male i find and it shows a lot of energy and powerful expression - a trust in the life of a painting that i want to achieve as well - even though my own style is different. 
Hope you'll have a lovely time ahead - am sending you sunshine!

12 comments:

  1. This is such an important message for me today, Martina....the art/writing journey is not for the weak of mind or heart, but for those who are willing to take the next step: BEING BRAVE to destroy drafts, first impressions, and like Pollack says here, to allow the piece to "...have a life of its own!"

    My dear, I had trouble getting into the internet this morning, but will answer that Q and A now! MERCI MON AMIE, and have a terrific weekend! Anita

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  2. Hi Martina ! I love these art ! Is very beautiful and modern ,, i hope you have a Good weekend!

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  3. Hi Martina,
    well, this is a very interesting kind of painting ... yes, very male, but I like it ....
    thanks for showing and thanks for sending sunshine!
    We just had heavy rain for about 2 hours .....
    Have a lovely weekend,
    sending hugs
    Claudia xo

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  4. Hi Martina!
    It was so wonderful to see you had stopped by and left a wonderful & sweet comment!

    I love all types of art and the black & white is truly powerful! Of course we LOVE seeing your art, you're so creative Martina.

    Hope you're having a wonderful summer! Blessings, Edie Marie

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  5. Hi Martina!
    So nice of you to stop by my blog, and leave a sweet comment...:)
    I am always intrigued by art! I love seeing what other people come up with in using their artistic talents. I hope you have a wonderful weekend!!

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  6. Hi Martina,
    I wish the weather would permit me to paint on my porch... I love being outside.. Unfortunately, this summer has not allowed much ~outside~ work of any sort...
    I am content to create inside with the AC on...
    Wishing you a wonderful weekend.
    blessings,
    Penny

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  7. This painting is certainly very bold and masculine and it really looks great in the beautiful room! Painting outside on the porch sounds wonderful to me. I have been so busy this summer sewing for my son's wedding next week, but after that some porch sitting is in my future! Enjoy! xo Karen

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  8. Wonderful, thanks for sharing and have a wonderful week ahead too!

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  9. This is beautiful...I love the quote as well, true words. I hope your weekend was bliss doll and your new week will be too :) xx

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  10. The black brush stroke painting looks like a sudden outburst of powerful expression. I could totally relate to what you said - it seems to be transmitting a lot of energy! Hope you are having a great time on the terrace, Martina, can't wait to see your paintings - you know, I absolutely adore your work!

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