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Cockatoo Floral Abstract Products Available Now!

As I sit here and think about what to write in this blog,

there is a part of me that just does not want to write at this time

with the chaos that is occurring around the globe.

My heart goes out to all affected by this current Pandemic

and I wish for you and all around you to be safe

and to remain in the best of spirits that you possibly can!

As a Support Worker in the Aged Care Community

the main concern our elderly have is how poorly people

are behaving.

Not even in WWII did they see people

behave in such a disgraceful manner!

We all deal with things differently,

but the worst thing we can do to ourselves and

to those around us is to act out of fear!

So wherever you are and whatever you do,

Be Love, Be Compassion, Be Kind, Be Grateful , Be Generous!


Buy the Original Resin Coated Acrylic Painting!

Creating my own world and my safe place!

In my spare time, I like to create art.

Listening to music that uplifts and watching as little TV as possible

is my way of coping with what is and what is to come.

Over the weekend I applied a second coat of resin

to 'Happy Times - Dolphins Play' and one coat of resin to

'Cockatoo Floral Abstract'.

I am hoping that later on today I can give the

Cockatoo Canvas a second and final coat of resin.

'Happy Times Dolphins at Play' requires a third coat

of resin and that will have to be put aside until

I can order more resin.

Although happy with the fact that there is not one spec

of dust in the second coat, I did not support the underside

of my canvas with a neat peace of cardboard,

therefore I did not have a nice even spread of the resin.

So third coat should hopefully be the final coat.

Cockatoo Floral Abstract Products Available!

Shower Curtains, Round Beach Towels, Tote Bags, Cushions, Art Prints.


Please let me know if you have any issues with the CODE.

I set them and does the rest.


Thank you again for being a part of ShintaraRose Art!


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Deep Sea Turtle Art – Original Sold!

Deep Sea Turtle
Original Art - 'Deep Sea Turtle' 12" x 12" Acrylic Painting/Pouring 2020

Happy to Announce!

Deep Sea Turtle!  12" x 12" diameter Acrylic on Canvas sold within a day of completion!

What a wonderful surprise!

Just needs its resin coats and back, then ready for its new home.


You know, I sold this piece for $65, without really thinking about the amount of hours I had put into painting the turtle!

My eldest son (Harley) sent me a message saying that I was selling way too cheap and that he would have paid me $165.00.

(Mind you, I will not sell anything to family or friends - that just doesn't feel right to me)

Pricing artwork is challenging!

As I said to Harley, if I was to charge per hour, approximately 10 hours at $30/hour and then the cost of resin, backing and the time in doing the finishing touches,  it makes it quite an expensive art piece.

At the end of the day, I was thrilled that somebody wanted to buy it!


I currently have two artworks on display at our local Art Center - 'Rivers Flow' and 'Splendor'

Both of these paintings are Gallery Priced at $285.00 and will be on display for about another month.

I have a number of pieces for Sale, it's just a matter of finding the time to take the photos and place them on my website!




Pixels - ShintaraRose


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Be in the Present Moment | Whispers in the Wind

Be in the Present Moment

It is so easy to become stuck in the past or worry about the 'what ifs' of the future!

Life is about choice.

We make good choices and sometimes not so good choices, that is how we learn!

Don't allow the negative experiences from the past to block the new opportunities or experiences that are at your door?

Feel your worth and move forward in strength and self-confidence.

Let go of negative people and situations that are not serving your higher purpose!

Open your heart and flow in the moment!

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Painting Progress Just thought I would share with you my new project.  Just playing with colour and light, thinking about adding a jetty, sailboat and Pelican.  I like to give myself challenges, this piece is inspired by my beautiful surroundings at Bribie Island, Australia.  Feeling blessed to be living in such a tranquil environment!

This will be my last post for 2019!

Just would like to say a big thank you to everyone for connecting with me either via social media, RSS and email/blog subscribers, you have given me the incentive to keep on, keeping on!

I personally have found 2019 a very challenging year in many ways!  As many around the globe have too.

Letting go of 2019!

Whispers in the Wind - a message from 'Mum'

Look back and reflect,

be proud of how far you have come,

see your achievements, rather than feel a failure, as nothing is failed. 

Everything is a process, a step-by-step process, that is leading closer to the destination you seek!

Your determination, commitment and strength is admirable.

Stay focused in your 'heart', be 'love', be 'happy'!

Message from Mum!

Came through when I was preparing dinner Tuesday evening.

As I finished writing the message, the most perfect song came on the radio,

'Ain't Nothing Gonna Break My Stride, Ain't Nothing Going to Slow Me Down' -  Matthew Wilder. 

Well that got me bopping around the house!

An oldie, but a goodie!

Give Yourself A Pat-On-The-Back For All Of Your Achievements!

I wish for you, a 2020 filled with opportunity, peace and happiness!

Have a safe Holiday Season!

Thank you for being a part of ShintaraRose Art

Warmest wishes