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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Our lodging was #10 Tumbleweed. It was perfect! Located up on the mesa above the main section of the property. Ghost Ranch offers a variety of accommodations for every budget. http://www.ghostranch.org I was very pleased with our newer room and bath. It afforded me the best panoramic views and motifs for painting. On our arrival …

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