We had some great entries with our December Story Starter! Thank you, and good luck to all who entered.
Our January Story Starter features a beautiful work by Annabelle Murray.
To enter, write a short piece (100 words maximum) inspired by the art featured below. It can be any form of writing (poetry, prose, dialogue, haiku, etc.) as long as it is original. Submit your entry in the comment section below. Check the full entry rules and format here.
Introducing our January inspiration piece:
About The Artist:
Annabelle Jane Murray is an artist and writer residing near Port Perry, Ontario. Born in 1961 in London, England. Annabelle has a B.A. from Queen’s University, with a subsequent career as a graphic designer. Annabelle is a poet with two published chapbooks of poetry, and winner of many awards and recognition for her writing and art.
Annabelle is a self-taught artist. Her subjects are expressions of nature using acrylic, pastel, and ink. Many of her pieces include her writing as an additional layer to the work. The final painting is a portal into the beauty of the natural world.
Annabelle initially exhibited her artwork in 2009, and has been showing her work in various venues ever since. Most recently over 50 pieces were exhibited at a solo exhibition at the Kent Farndale Gallery in Port Perry in July 2015. Annabelle was also a guest on the 2015 Lake Scugog Studio Tour, Durham West Studio Tour, and the Uxbridge Studio Tour.
In addition to her original artwork, all of her work is available in fine art prints. For more information and selections of Annabelle’s work, please visit her website at www.annabellejanemurray.com or contact her at 416 897-1014.
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