The Rooster and the Quilt

“Every new day begins with possibilities.  It’s up to us to fill it with things that move us toward progress and peace.”

Ronald Reagan

Copyright Beth Parker Art 2013

Copyright Beth Parker Art 2013

The Rooster and the Quilt

Here is another fine example of me getting a little carried away with detail.  My friend Shannon bought this painting to hang in her office.  That made me happy!!!

Ronald Reagan

Born in Tampico, Illinois, on February 6, 1911, Ronald Reagan initially chose a career in entertainment, appearing in more than 50 films. While in Hollywood, he served as president of the Screen Actor’s Guild and met his future wife, Nancy (Davis) Reagan. He served two terms as governor of California. Originally a liberal Democrat, Reagan ran for the U.S. presidency as a conservative Republican and won two terms, beginning in 1980.  More…


4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. lesliepaints
    Jun 17, 2013 @ 11:58:23

    I like it when you get carried away with detail, Beth.


  2. Carol King
    Jun 08, 2013 @ 22:57:13

    Wow! This is a feast for the eyes!


  3. just4crafters
    Jun 08, 2013 @ 13:22:53

    Love the feathers on the rooster!!! The bold background really makes him pop!! Love this painting!!! ~Sophia


  4. Cindy D.
    Jun 07, 2013 @ 09:30:40

    Oh my dear no. It’s not actually possible to get too carried away with detail! Wonderful contrast between that great rooster and pretty quilt pattern!


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