2015 Nativity by Jane Martin | Watercolor Original

A Christmas Wish…

A Christmas Wish… It was late at night and the sky was filled with stars. As the shepherds huddled together with their sheep trying to stay warm, an angel appeared to them… filling the sky with bright light. You could see them move even closer together as fear engulfed them. As the angel began to speak, he encouraged the shepherds …

The Open Window by Jane Martin | Watercolor Original

Beginnings…

2016 for me, will be the ending of a 40+ year chapter of my life and the beginning of a bright new chapter. April 1, I will retire from a 40+ year career as an IT professional. One of the beautiful things about this new beginning is that I will be continuing with my life as a mixed media artist – a label …

The Good Shepherd by Jane Martin | Watercolor Original

Fearless

Fearless… As we are approaching the end of the year, I am looking back on 2015 as the year of living fearlessly. As 2015 began, I chose the word fearless as my word for the year. I had spent several years of taking art classes… both studio and online. And, I had become a “collector”… of art supplies. My decision …