Tree Goddess

Tree Goddess

I drew the basic drawing by listening to a guided visualization. I saw this nude woman as being part of nature and being an essential component of this wonderful growing tree. She is in essence a Tree Goddess.

She is so much more than stillness and is about movement and dance. I like the symmetry and flow of the lines. She is about accepting your body as it is – whether big or small and whether tall or short – it is perfectly fine and divinely created. She is enveloped as part of the tree and yet she is separate in form and essence. Your body is, after all, your sanctuary for your soul.

I love the vibrancy of the colours. I love the way there is integrity and connection to the environment.

Thanks in advance for liking commenting, sharing and purchasing. Check out my other images and collections. Thanks for all positive feedback.

For bigger and fuller image, click here.

For a portfolio of creative work including art, photography and mixed media by Mary Mikawoz, click here.

For viewing recent images, click here.

#photos #art #image #nature #tree #woman #nude #wonderful #growing #tree #ancient #movement #dance #acceptance #body #sanctuary #soul #vibrancy #integrity #connection #environment #MotherEarth #essence #Goddess #artistic #DigitalArt #MixedMedia #VisualArtist #colours #aqua #blue #red #green #beige #brown #mary #mikawoz #marymikawoz

World Tiger

World Tiger – Digital Art and Photography by Mary Mikawoz
Read Description & Click Link For More!

This is a Mixed Media creation of imagery including a Tiger, Whirlpool Galaxy and Cyclones on Earth. Together they form an incredible imagery of the magnificence of the world including the majestic tiger.

Personally, I love the combination of imagery as it is magnificent, balanced and takes you to another world of perception. 

Tiger photograph was taken by me at the Phoenix Zoo in Arizona, USA.

Whirlpool Galaxy from NASA image – “The image from NASA Hubble Telescope shows spiral arms and dust clouds in the nearby Whirlpool galaxy. Visible starlight and light from the emission of glowing hydrogen is seen, which is associated with the most luminous young stars in the spiral arms.”

Planet Earth was also taken by NASA.

Hope you like the creation.

Thanks for looking, clicking, liking, commenting, sharing and purchasing. Thanks for all positive support.

For bigger and fuller image, click here.

For a portfolio of creative work including art, photography and mixed media by Mary Mikawoz, click here.

For viewing recent images, click here.

#canada #photography #canadian #photographer #Winnipeg #Manitoba #pic #beautiful #photo #image #art#image #nature #animal #earth #galaxy #whirlpool #majestic #wildlife #nature #scenic #beautiful #incredible #nasa #imagery #magnificent #balance #serene #calm #vivid #colours #blue #gold #white #brown #pink #black#white #green #artistic #DigitalArt #MixedMedia #VisualArtist #mary #mikawoz #marymikawoz

Beam of Light

Beam of Light – Photography by Mary Mikawoz
Read description & Click for more!

In this photograph, the winter sunlight blazons through the sky and passes through the sunflowers as if touching and kissing them good-bye before the sun sets. I love this black and white photo because it looks like it was painted in an artistic fashion and yet it is a photograph. 

Thanks for liking, commenting, sharing and purchasing. Very much appreciated. 

For bigger and fuller image, click here.

For a portfolio of creative work including art, photography and mixed media by Mary Mikawoz, click here.

For viewing recent images, click here.

#canada #photography #canadian #photographer #Winnipeg #Manitoba #pic #beautiful # photo #image #art #image #new #nature #scenic #sunflower #sunflowers #plants #winter #sun #snow #black and white #shadow #calm #serene #balance #headsbowed #sky #sunlight #beam #light #blazoning #sun #artistic #creative #flow #mary #mikawoz #marymikawoz

Featured in: 

Just perfect 12/15/2019  
Art District 12/14/2019 
Camera Art 01/26/2020 
World Landscape Lo…05/20/2020  
Beauty 05/15/2020  
Positive Energy 05/14/2020 
Digital Art and Ph…07/13/2020 
Images That Excite…07/07/2020

My Hillside

My Hillside

I call this “My Hillside” because when I think of something in between a meadow and a mountain, I think of hills.  

For me this is kind of my stage between resting in a beautiful flowered meadow and very tall mountain I have to climb. I feel as if I am in the in between status of resting and going for the big goal. I am not quite resting but am acclimating to increasing my energies and heading up the trek of another mountain. 

There is rich earth from the tones of brown hues and beautiful luscious green for grass and crops to grow. Even though the blue could be water, it is beginnings and growth of a developing mountain. 

This was once a drawing I drew with coloured pens and I expanded upon it in the computer. I have added a beautiful sunrise because it is the dawning of a new day or a new chapter in my book of life. After having met my goal of posting one image a day for every day of last year, I have taken a little break and am now ready to proceed with new ambitions. 

Thanks in advance for liking commenting, sharing and purchasing. Check out my other images and collections. Thanks for all positive feedback.

For bigger and fuller image, click here.

For a portfolio of creative work including art, photography and mixed media by Mary Mikawoz, click here.

For viewing recent images, click here.

#canada #photographer #canadian #photography #winnipeg #Manitoba #pic #beautiful #photos #art #image #nature #scene #abstract #hillside #hill #meadow #mountain #climbing #status #resting #goals #energies #trek #rich #tones #hues #growth #pens #chapter #book #life #tasks #break #ambitions #new #artistic #DigitalArt #MixedMedia #VisualArtist #colours #red #yellow #green #blue #pink #purple #copper #mary #mikawoz #marymikawoz

Familia

Familia

This photograph is in honour of our family and specifically for my husband’s birthday today. He has always been the head of the herd just like the bison, being in charge and taking leadership as a privilege whether it has been him serving as Lieutenant Colonel of the Fort Garry Horse Regiment twice or being a Manager in Information Technology or co-leading our family. Here is an article explaining more – https://mikawoz.wordpress.com/2012/04/13/fort-garry-horse-lieutenant-colonel-david-atwell-leader-of-the-pack/ 

I grew up in a very tight knit family and I hope we have instilled the same kind of belief systems and values in our son. I thank my husband, David Elliott Atwell, for being a caring and loving soul. Thank you for being my partner in life this time around.  

Familia is the Spanish form of “Family” and it is the choices you make to love and care for certain people who cross paths in your life. This photograph is a representation of Dave, myself and our son. 

Thanks in advance for liking commenting, sharing and purchasing. Check out my other images and collections. Thanks for all positive feedback.

For bigger and fuller image, click here.

For a portfolio of creative work including art, photography and mixed media by Mary Mikawoz, click here.

For viewing recent images, click here.

#canada #photographer #canadian #photography #winnipeg #Manitoba #pic #beautiful #photos #art #image #Bison #Buffalo #Nature #Animals #family #familia #husband #DavidElliottAtwell #head #herd #tight #knit #belief #system #value #son #caring #loving #soul #partner #reincarnation #incarnation #choice #love #LieutenantColonel #military #FortGarryHorse #Regiment #Manager #InformationTechnology #coleaders #care #people #cross #paths #life #artistic #DigitalArt #MixedMedia #VisualArtist #mary #mikawoz #marymikawoz #colours #green #brown #red #black #grey

Golden Harvest

Golden Harvest

This photograph is entitled “Golden Harvest.” I wanted us to remember the good times of harvesting. 

We are in winter now where life is dormant and in hibernation mode. In spring, we will plant the seeds and in summer, we will tend and nurture them. In autumn, we will harvest the goods. It is a yearly cycle and routine which we can endeavour to pattern our lives around. We are now enjoying the produce of our efforts with these times of celebration. This is not a typical image for this time of year but it is my “Horn of Plenty” and I hope you enjoy and appreciate the golden harvest we are enjoying at Christmas time. 

Thanks in advance for liking commenting, sharing and purchasing. Check out my other images and collections. Thanks for all positive feedback.

For bigger and fuller image, click here.

For a portfolio of creative work including art, photography and mixed media by Mary Mikawoz, click here.

For viewing recent images, click here.

#Canada #photographer #Canadian #photography #Winnipeg #Manitoba #pic #beautiful #photos #art #image #nature #agriculture #country #western #prairies #golden #harvest #winter #hibernation #mode #spring #plant #seeds #summer #tend #nurture #autumn #goods #cycle #routine #pattern #lives #hay #grass #legumes #herbaceous #cut #dried #animal #fodder #livestock #animals #cattle #horses #donkeys #goats #sheep #produce #Christmas #HornOfPlenty #artistic #DigitalArt #MixedMedia #VisualArtist #mary #mikawoz #marymikawoz #colours #gold #green

Wandering Dude

Wandering Dude

I spent the very last day possible at the Conservatory at Assiniboine Park. I literally stayed until they closed up not only for the day but also the life of the conservatory to the public. Why? Because I have very fond memories from many years of visiting when we or I used to go there and enjoy the lush trees, plants and flowers. I would particularly go in winter time to get a break from the white, blustery snow and see beautiful greenery in the warm and humid environment. 

Some of my fondest photographs are of my immediate and extended family, some of whom, are no longer with us in physical form, and they graced their presence on this Earth by being in the conservatory. Back in the day, there were black and white photographs that were developed with film and you had to wait a very long period of time for them to be developed in the lab before seeing what you had accomplished with your camera. 

This is a photograph I took of a “Wandering Dude” or Tradescantia zebrina or Inch Plant amongst the brick work. It is a houseplant that has trailing vines and is often used in hanging baskets. 

Thanks in advance for liking commenting, sharing and purchasing. Check out my other images and collections. Thanks for all positive feedback.

For bigger and fuller image, click here.

For a portfolio of creative work including art, photography and mixed media by Mary Mikawoz, click here.

For viewing recent images, click here.

#Canada #photographer #Canadian #photography #Winnipeg #Manitoba #pic #beautiful #photos #art #image #nature #floral #wandering #dude #Tradescantiazebrina #green #cascading #inch #plant #Conservatory #AssiniboinePark #blackandwhite #snow #family #relatives #Earth #winter #greenery #warm #humid #environment #trees #plants #flowers #broad #leaf #leaves #grace #presence #Earth #Heaven #railing #vines #hanging #baskets #artistic #DigitalArt #MixedMedia #VisualArtist #mary #mikawoz #marymikawoz #colours #green #white #purple #pink #magenta

Fleurs Blanches

Fleurs Blanches

These are beautiful white flowers or Fleurs Blanches found in the old Conservatory Building at Assiniboine Park. The building is no longer there and has been demolished. I hope the plants found a good new home. 

This photograph has Asiatic Lilies and Arum Lilies being showcased. They are exquisite in their elegance and perfection.  They are romantic.

They were situated in a spot that many people would walk by and not even notice them but they definitely caught my eye. The Asiatic Lilies look as if there are multiple trumpets sounding off in all the directions.  

Thanks in advance for liking commenting, sharing and purchasing. Check out my other images and collections. Thanks for all positive feedback.

For bigger and fuller image, click here.

For a portfolio of creative work including art, photography and mixed media by Mary Mikawoz, click here.

For viewing recent images, click here.

#canada #photographer #canadian #photography #winnipeg #Manitoba #pic #beautiful #photos #art #image #nature #floral #white #flowers #fleurs #blanches #french #old #conservatory #building #Assiniboine #Park #demolish #fresh #growth #lilies #asiaticlilies, #arumlilies #plants #arums #showcase #exquisite #elegance #perfection #eye #trumpet #directions #sound #artistic #DigitalArt #MixedMedia #VisualArtist #mary #mikawoz #marymikawoz #colours #white #green #yellow #orange

Luscious Growth

Luscious Growth

This is the kind of luscious forest growth I like. The older trees have character, texture and colour while the new plant life is coming up around them to live, grow and prosper. 

I like the symmetry of this photograph I took. Although it is kind of off the center aspect ratio, there is balance as the trees and plants offset one another. 

This is an image from the West Coast in Vancouver, British Columbia where the forests have incredible dimensions. They are a lush green in sight and have a musky type of smell in the undergrowth of the forests. 

According to the Vancouver website, “Vancouver has at least 30 different kinds of street trees, of all shapes and sizes, ranging from giant sequoiadendron, elm, maple, chestnut, oak and liriodendron to robinia, ash, hawthorn, birch, linden, beech and hornbeam.” 

Thanks in advance for liking commenting, sharing and purchasing. Check out my other images and collections. Thanks for all positive feedback.

For bigger and fuller image, click here.

For a portfolio of creative work including art, photography and mixed media by Mary Mikawoz, click here.

For viewing recent images, click here.

#canada #photographer #canadian #photography #winnipeg #Manitoba #pic #beautiful #photos #art #image #travel #nature #Vancouver #BC #BritishColumbia #luscious #growth #forest #lush #musty #smell #undergrowth #giant #equoiadendron #elm #maple #chestnut #oak #liriodendron #robinia #ash #hawthorn #birch #linden #beech #hornbeam #West #Coast #artistic #DigitalArt #MixedMedia #VisualArtist #mary #mikawoz #marymikawoz #colours #green #brown #red #black #grey

Fungi

Fungi

This is a photograph I took of some very interesting capped mushrooms or fungi on a tree. It was either a poplar or a birch tree. It has interesting shapes and textures but is not edible. 

I can’t help it. I wanted to call this photograph “Fun Guy.” Laughter is the best medicine… 

Anyway, according to Wikipedia, Hoof Fungus or “Fomes fomentarius is a species of fungal plant pathogen found in Europe, Asia, Africa and North America. The species produces very large polypore fruit bodies which are shaped like a horse’s hoof and vary in colour from a silvery grey to almost black, though they are normally brown.” 

Thanks in advance for liking commenting, sharing and purchasing. Check out my other images and collections. Thanks for all positive feedback.

For bigger and fuller image, click here.

For a portfolio of creative work including art, photography and mixed media by Mary Mikawoz, click here.

For viewing recent images, click here.

#canada #photographer #canadian #photography #winnipeg #Manitoba #pic #beautiful #photos #art #image #nature #fungi #hoof #fungus #cap #mushroom #FunGuy #horse #shape #formesfoentaius #species #fungal #plant #pathogen #large #polypore #fruit #body #Europe #Asia #Africa #North America #Little Deer #Interlake #spores #tubes #flesh #hardwood #trees #artistic #DigitalArt #MixedMedia #VisualArtist #mary #mikawoz #marymikawoz #colours #white #black #yellow #grey #red #brown

Previous Older Entries