La Campagne en Été

Provence is hot, sun-drenched from intense sunshine, summertime is in full swing and the land is a patchwork of green and golden hues.  Fields of lavender have turned to fields of gold, stretched out against the backdrop of rolling hills, burgeoning crops, blossoming vineyards and verdant plane tree lined roads. The countryside is ablaze, bathed in months of blinding summer sunlight and sweltering heat, it dries and transforms with the passing of these summer days.  It is almost magical to watch Provence unfold, a new birth with each season, adapting with the transition of the year.  Her colors are continuously changing but no matter the hue, they will be forever etched in the memory of my Provençal painting...