Using the Zen meditation ritual inspired, watercolor on tissue paper painting I do, I never plan, or know what the subject matter is going to be….I go with the image that is revealed through application, and lifting of color from the prepared tissue, rather than paint what I choose to. What surprises me are the strong recurrent themes….one of these themes is waving what I always assume is ‘goodbye’, though it could be ‘hello’, I suppose :}   I posted one yesterday…here is another. You can see more of my work at