Embracing the unpredictable symphony of colors: my artistic journey

Abstract artist Claire Desjardins painting in her studio in Gore, Quebec (2023).

As an artist, painting is a game, a challenge, and a puzzle that I delight in piecing together. It's an exhilarating endeavor where I test my skills and push the boundaries of my creativity. Occasionally, it becomes a meticulously planned spectacle, akin to a well-thought-out ballet performance.

Color-filled abstract painting by artist Claire Desjardins, in art studio.

Yet, my true passion lies in the freedom of painting without commitment. I relish the liberty to express myself whenever inspiration strikes. The marks I make on the canvas initiate a dialogue between myself and my art, informing my next move. It's a captivating conversation that ultimately leads to a harmonious interplay of colors.

Abstract artist, Claire Desjardins, sits in front of large colorful acrylic painting.

I eagerly await that moment of enchantment when I fall in love with what materializes before me. If that connection is absent, I know the painting isn't finished. It's a reminder that art is an authentic expression of the artist's vision, not bound by arbitrary deadlines or external pressures.

In these moments of unbridled creativity, I find solace, joy, and fulfillment. Each stroke carries meaning and reveals a part of my innermost self that words cannot encapsulate.

Abstract painting, This Side of Home, by artist Claire Desjardins.

Painting is a remarkable journey unfolding in unpredictable ways. It teaches me to embrace the unknown, trust the process, and let my inner voice guide my artistic endeavors. With every brushstroke, I strive to create a masterpiece that speaks volumes—an ode to the infinite possibilities found within the realm of art.

Abstract artist, Claire Desjardins, painting in her art studio.

So, armed with my brush and a blank canvas, I step into a world where creativity knows no bounds—a world brimming with boundless potential, awaiting its moment of discovery.

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I admire your work, your generosity as an artist, your tecnique. In your art you can see your soul. Congrats!


Your words speak to my heart.
Thank you,Majda


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