Tuesday, 10 April 2012

Gaëlle Boissonnard Joy and my Giveaway Winner.

When I was in Paris last week I passed a card shop and my eye was drawn to the lovely work of a French artist called Gaëlle Boissonnard. Aren't they lovely?

Of course I had to Google her as soon as I got back and I found even more treasures!

Yes I think I'd like a wall covered in these please.

Her work table. 

I love looking at other artists's workspaces don't you?

I haven't done much painting myself recently as we've been away quite a bit over the Easter holidays. It's nice to have a break but I'm looking forward to getting back to it.

And now for the announcement of my giveaway winner......

Thankyou so much for taking the time to enter, I wish I could sent you all prizes but I only have the one set of charcoals and just the one watercolour painting that I pictured!
Well done to......

They will be on their way to you as soon as I have your address. :)

Bye for now.


rossichka said...
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rossichka said...

Dear Jess, I can't believe I am the winner! I'm so, so happy! Today I don't feel well, my mood is low, I have some problems... I was for an hour round-about the town, but I took just a few photos, although I had decided to shoot the lovely flowers growing everywhere...:( And when I came back home, I switched on the computer and read my name...You made me smile, thank you!

Yes, this French artist is very interesting, her website, too - I'm going to take a look right now, but first I'll send you my address.

renilde said...

i love Gaêlle's work too, have her calendar on my wall, i find her colorful work delicate and very lively, a great artist, x

congratulations Rossichka!

Trish said...

I certainly do love artist's workspaces....beautiful.x

Cynthia Schelzig said...

oooo Rossichka,,,welcome to the club...you will love it!! Thanks for the tip on the card artist...wow, love her work...will have a look/see.

Els said...

Congrats to Rossichka!
I know the cards of Gaëlla ! I've bought ánd send them off many times !

Kim Mailhot said...

Wow, What a delightful find ! I will definitely spend some time explore Gaelle's art. Lovely !
I hope your Easter was a treat !
I too have had itchy painting fingers. The end of this week should leave me some free time to play and get the juices flowing again. Yay !
Congrats to Rossichka! Lucky One !
Cheers, Jessie !

Purpletreebird said...

You're very welcome Rossi. I'm so glad it came at the perfect moment for you. :)

Hi Renilde, her calender? Ooo now I'm envious! ;o)

Thanks Trish!

Thanks Cynnie, I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. :)

Hi Els, you too? We do all have lots in common here in Blogland don't we? :)

Thanks Kim, I still haven't had time but I do look forward to spending more time making art again, it's been ages!

Bella said...
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Bella said...

It looks as if you have found a soul sister in this artist; her work is not dissimilar to yours. How lovely to spend spring time in Paris.

Purpletreebird said...

Thanks Bella, that's a lovely compliment. :) Yes we were very lucky indeed and enjoyed every second.

rachel awes said...

thanks for sharing her art...
so inspiring!!!
lovelove to you today!

Purpletreebird said...

Thankyou Rachel! :))