Senanque Abbey Lavender framed print by Pat Katz. Bring your print to life with hundreds of different frame and mat combinations. Our framed prints are assembled, packaged, and shipped by our expert framing staff and delivered "ready to hang" with pre-attached hanging wire, mounting hooks, and nails.
For some time now, it's been a wish of mine to see (and sketch)) the fields of lavender in Provence. Recently that desire changed status - from... more
For some time now, it's been a wish of mine to see (and sketch)) the fields of lavender in Provence. Recently that desire changed status - from remote dream to recent memory. This sketch was done on a sunny July day at Senanque Abbey near Gordes. I can still feel the heat of the day, hear the buzz of the bees working the blossoms, and smell the sweet scent wafting through the air.
About Pat Katz
I am an Appreciative Adventurer - finding joy and beauty everywhere I am and everywhere I go. In art, as in life, I am drawn to express the up side, the sunny side, the inspiring message that life is good. I hope others feel encouraged and heartened for having been in my presence and in the company of my work.
With pen or brush in hand, with paints and paper in front of me, I am easily captivated by the moment - and just plain happy! Splash and squiggle is how I work. Ink and watercolor is where I live. Bright light and lyrical lines lift my spirits and make me smile. My best work appears when I'm able to hold a lighthearted, playful spirit.
I have taken several watercolor classes from Canadian artist, Cecelia Jurgens, and traveled...