The Wild Within

Join us for “The Wild Within,” featuring the wildlife paintings of Ned Aldrich, opening in May at our Durango gallery. Aldrich pushes past realistic rendering of wildlife, providing a window into the secret world that wild animals inhabit. His animal portraits capture moments in time; that split second before an eagle launches into flight, that slight hesitation … More The Wild Within

Fruits and Nuts

“Do I dare to eat a peach?” – The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, by T. S. Eliot Peaches. Pears. Apples. Acorns. Oranges. Pomegranates.   Emblems of luck, prosperity, luxury, youth, inner peace, affection.  

Pearls. Pearls. Pearls.

PEARL SYMBOLISM Valued as gemstones and objects of beauty for centuries, the pearl has become a metaphor for something rare, exceptional, exquisite and precious. Since ancient times, the pearl has been seen as the symbol of unblemished perfection, purity, and innocence, of wisdom acquired through experience. It’s even been said that the pearl expresses the purity, generosity, integrity, and … More Pearls. Pearls. Pearls.