2.23.2015

PATCH OF SILVER LINING - sky pastel by Susan Roden - SOLD!

PATCH (POCKETS) OF SILVER LINING
41/2" x 4 1/2" pastel
8" square archival white mat, glass + gold frame
SOLD - PRIVATE COLLECTOR

With so many thanks to Patrician Design for the sale! 

Thank you for so many years of continual representation 
and support.

2.22.2015

DARK WAS THE DAY - 4 1/2" x 4 1/2" sky pastel by Susan Roden

DARK WAS THE NIGHT
4 1/2" x 4 1/2" pastel
8" square archival white mat, glass + black frame
$150 - tax and shipping inclusive

Rain rain go away . . . 

Come again another day . . .

And many thanks for DPW selecting this as one 
of their daily picks of the day!

2.18.2015

PURPLE SHADOWS YELLOW SUNS - 8" x 8" still life pastel by Susan Roden

PURPLE SHADOWS YELLOW SUNS
8" x 8" pastel
12" x 12" archival white mat*
*no glass nor frame
$255 + $25 insured shipping


Skipping to a still life that I started last night and finished
today. Even though it's a bit moody -which certainly 
matches how I have been feeling - love the shadows!  

It was the most enjoyable evening with friends, music and art! 
Love our intimate Tuesday get-togethers which always
makes my spirits soar. 


2.16.2015

AND THE WIND BLEW - 4 1/2" x 4 1/2" sky pastel by Susan Roden

AND THE WIND BLEW
4 1/2" x 4 1/2" pastel
8" square archival white mat*
*no glass nor frame
$95 + $5 insured shipping


Whirling and twirling . . .  the clouds raced.

Felt the nip in the air . . .  while the gusts blew.

Colors ablaze . . .  as I gazed upward. 

And ever so thankful to be alive!

2.11.2015

STROLL - 8" x 6" landscape pastel by Susan Roden

STROLL
8"x 6" pastel
museum glass + gold frame
PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A jaunt on a sunny day at the Huntington Gardens.


Last night I joined a few close friends to draw, 
sip wine, listen to music and wonderful companionship. 

One could not ask for anything more . . .  thanks!

2.09.2015

PURPLE WEIGHT - 4 1/2" x 4 1/2" sky pastel by Susan Roden

PURPLE WEIGHT
4 1/2" x 4 1/2" pastel
8" square archival white mat*
*no glass nor frame
$95 + $5 insured shipping

The day was slipping away . . . with a somber sky.

With so much yet to do . . . yet the purples rolled in.

Where did the day go?

2.05.2015

WISPY EVENING SUNSET - 4 1/2" x 4 1/2" sky pastel by Susan Roden

WISPY EVENING SUNSET
4 1/2" x 4 1/2" pastel
8" square archival white mat
PRIVATE COLLECTOR 


When the day becomes trying . . .  

and tasks unbearable . . . .

stop and gaze above. 

Nature will sweep you away.

Happy travels and well wishes Marji!

2.03.2015

EBB OF LIFE - 4 1/2" x 4 1/2" pastel seascape by Susan Roden

EBB OF LIFE
4 1/2" x 4 1/2" pastel
8" square archival white mat*
*no glass nor frame
$95 + $5 insured priority shipping




As I stood the colors transfixed me, with the multitude
 of shades covering the spectrum.

Roaring, the waves flowed with great speed.

Quickly they rolled in . . . and then rolled away.

Just as life . . . which is ever so precious.