barbara meikle fine art

Mayor of Whoo-ville

New painting of a favorite subject

Ever since I had the big birds visit the gallery in April, I have been painting owls. It seems lots of us have been re-captivated by their mysterious whimsy. I say re-captivated because when I ask, most people say,”Well, I…
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Autumn in the High Desert

With all the recent rain, we are having a gorgeous, flower-filled autumn. The aspens haven’t turned yet, but that will happen soon, and the cottonwoods still have several weeks to go. I’ve been painting from memory some of my favorite…
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Santa Fe Indian Market Weekend–What Fun!

the joys of Santa Fe Indian Market weekend

August in Santa Fe is a special time, especially this year, with the great monsoon moisture , lots of collectors we haven’t seen in a while, and Indian Market Weekend a total success. I always feel the urge to capture…
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Hmm…about those hummers….

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I have been so excited about my new collaborative effort with bronze and glass, in the form of hummingbirds in the garden. It’s such a cool way for me to add my signature color to a bronze sculpture in a…
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