Friday, May 11, 2012


original stencil, transparency, acrylic, pencil

You were a beauty

The helm of our family

An ocean of love

A sharing in honor of all mothers.  

Today I am posting in connection
with Rebecca Brooks at Haiku My Heart
Please visit her welcoming site.


  1. Such a beautiful woman Irene. It is just about the hardest thing...losing a parent. I am not looking forward to my first 'father's day' without mine

    sending all my love

  2. What a lovely tribute, especially at mothers day!

  3. an ocean of love.....

    your haiku has me head bowed in awe of your beloved devotion. beautiful and soulful, a perfect jewel of honoring to your gorgeous mother and all mothering hearts everywhere.
    thank you irene for such tenderness.

  4. your haiku is a wonderful tribute to your Mom and all Moms ~ Wonderful art creation ~ Would love to copy this photo of your Mom and try to do an Asian brush painting with your permission ? ~ thanks, namaste, ^_^

  5. I can see the family resemblance! What a loving tribute. Big hugs.

  6. I thought I left a comment earlier, but I don't see it here so I'll write another. Your mom was is a beauty and the resemblance between the two of you is very evident. Love both your pieces of art and your words. Still hope we can get together some time. Are you taking Orly's class next weekend? I'm going to.

  7. Loving your mum connection here Irene, in the UK we honour mums in March, but actually we do it all year round by keeping them alive in our hearts! x

  8. The art and haiku are very moving and beautiful!