MarySmith’sPlace -Remembering Silvana

Mary Smith shares the life and work of artist Silvana McLean who passed away last year. Mary and Silvana worked on a collaborative project of art and poetry and this is a wonderful tribute to this artist by someone who is clearly a good friend. Please follow the link to read the rest of the post and to enjoy the wonderful artwork and photography of celtic landscapes and Iceland. Thanks Sally

 

Artist Silvana McLean sadly passed away last year and The Whitehouse Gallery in Kirkcudbright, south west Scotland is paying tribute to this wonderful artist with a solo exhibition of her work.

credit Euan Adamson (2)

As well as a large collection of Silvana’s prints and original paintings, there will also be items on loan from her family, such as a much treasured painting called ‘The Lighthouse’, which was part of Silvana’s school work, submitted in her application to Art School.

25-5-16 FOLD (Oil on canvas) 1000wx1000mm (2)

 

Something very special to me will also be on display – a portfolio of Silvana’s prints accompanied by five of my poems. This was the result of an arts project on which Silvana and I collaborated.

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My name is Sally Cronin and I am doing what I love.. Writing. Books, short stories, Haiku and blog posts. My previous jobs are only relevant in as much as they have gifted me with a wonderful filing cabinet of memories and experiences which are very useful when putting pen to paper. I move between non-fiction health books and posts and fairy stories, romance and humour. I love variety which is why I called my blog Smorgasbord Invitation and you will find a wide range of subjects. You can find the whole story here. Find out more at https://smorgasbordinvitation.wordpress.com/about-me/

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