Jamie Kirkland Art Studio

Let the beauty we love be what we do. ~Rumi ~


I wanted to share an inspiring phenomena that happens out here in the West.¬†In meteorology, Virga is an observable streak or shaft of precipitation falling from a cloud that evaporates¬†before reaching the ground. (from Wikipedia). I find these delicate tendrils so fascinating, they are the opposite of the weather I grew up with in the …

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On the third day of our trip Mallory Agerton and I decided to explore every river crossing we could find all around Fredericksburg. We happened on this spot of perfection located just off the old Kerrville Road. This is where the Pedernales River intersects Bear Creek. We immediately named this location The Huckleberry Finn Place. …

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The current favorite painting for my exhibition Panorama at The Fort Worth Community Arts Center November 8-December 28th. I knew I wanted to elongate and exaggerate the shape of the image. After trying out several ideas for a diptych I felt most comfortable with the proportions of a 30X72 canvas along with a 30X52 canvas. …

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