“Surround yourself only with those people who are going to lift you higher.”
– Oprah Winfrey
Explore the World with Reading – 4″ x 6″ Watercolor & Ink
Explore is this week’s word for Illustration Friday.
What better way is there to explore, than through reading? I love
books! I am so glad that I like to read. The world opens up to you
with books, and takes you wherever you want to go.
Right now, I am
reading The Silent Sea,
a Clive Cussler novel and I’m in Argentina fighting off bad guys and
trying to get back to my submersible, which will take me back to The
Oregon, our high tech ship.
I painted this from a reference by SkattyKat at WetCanvas. Kat lives in France and had wonderful images to paint from!
Clive Cussler is the author of many New York Times bestsellers, most recently The Spy and Lost Empire. He lives in Arizona.
Media giant Oprah Winfrey
was born in the poor rural town of Kosciusko, Mississippi on January
29, 1954. In 1976, Winfrey moved to Baltimore, where she hosted a hit TV
chat show, People Are Talking, after which she was recruited by a
Chicago TV station to host her own morning show. Later she went on to
pursue her two-and-a-half decade stint as host of the wildly popular
Oprah Winfrey show. More….