BRIDGET WHELAN writer

for writers and readers….

Learning how to be truly individual with Leonora Carrington ART FOR WRITERS

This painting is of the Giantess, (or The Guardian of the Egg)  by Leonora Carrington. She lived a rich and varied life – from being presented at court as a young debutante … Continue reading

January 12, 2018 · 2 Comments

Learning from the rich imagery of surrealism…Remedios Varo ART FOR WRITERS

This extraordinary painting is by the Catalan-Mexican surrealist painter Remedios Varo. It was completed in 1955 and called ‘Sympathy’ (originally the Madness of the cat). “I do not wish to … Continue reading

December 15, 2017 · 1 Comment