lastly emily

1. sloy & emily 3

so here i am with emily & her monkey woo & dog.

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hang with me here. i’ll explain.

tall trees

trees. emily carr painted trees.

woods 1

like no other. check out the top 2/3rd of this painting.

woods 2

here it is in closeup. the trees in the top 2/3rd of emily’s painting.

lone cedar

‘lone cedar’

mad bab trees

‘mad bab tree’

klee wyck pottery

‘laughing one’

emily's pottery

emily’s klee wyck pottery

writing gravel pits

“nature has not had time to heal the scars and holes yet…”

gravel pits

‘above the gravel pit’

yellow trees 1

 spoiler alert: closeups of bottom & top of this painting coming up next.

yellow trees 2

death

yellow trees 3

life

arthur lismore

“…but i know inside me what they’re after and i feel that perhaps, given a chance, i could get it too.”

beach

emily’s own ‘rhythm of the lines…’

mark tobey

oh brother! where art thou?

emily carr young

emily carr young

the elephant 1934

emily in her caravan “elephant” with woo & animals

lastly emily

sloy gets the great honor of looking in the eyes of one of her heroes.

clearcut

clear cut (detail)

our emily

“too unusual” for the victorian early 1900’s in victoria, bc or in now anywhere. few people bought her paintings.

for me, emily carr ranks up there with georgia okeefe & gertrude stein, to name 2.

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6 thoughts on “lastly emily

  1. I sure do like these entries! Glad to be on the list. Thanks you two. Cam

    >________________________________ > From: nicholsloystudio >To: volvorelix@yahoo.com >Sent: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 9:40 PM >Subject: [New post] lastly emily > > WordPress.com >nicholsloystudio posted: ” so here i am with emily & her monkey woo & dog. hang with me here. i’ll explain. trees. emily carr painted trees. like no other. check out the top 2/3rd of this painting. here it is in closeup. the trees in the top 2/3rd of emily’s p” >

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  2. oh oh How wonderful to find two dear friends in my computing machine to share my
    morning coffee with ,,,, and Woo of course
    I think you have been as wooed as i have been …ain’t she great !!
    thanks S ….. your pal in upper canada C

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  3. nice post…have been a Carr fan for long time. Think she gives those of us working in a small far place, persons of a certain age, hope that maybe the work will not only out-live us, but be :found: one day. Such Burchfield hints…

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