Dream of soft, soothing patterns

Amphitrite-Emergent, painting of woman with colorful and soothing patterns on her back

This painting is by Steven E. Counsell with Black Swan Editions in Santa Fe, NM.  Amphitrite is the goddess of the sea and wife of Poseidon. I dream of floating on my back to fall asleep.  Click on image to see more.        

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NEW WORK – Daphne & Apollo, painting

Daphne & Apollo, painting by Steven E. Counsell

NEW WORK – Daphne & Apollo, painting The wide world was a garden then and fair Olympus only a mountain peak. Apollo was merely the mouse king’s squeak, a suitor as unworthy as any. And none that desired her beauty could robe Daphne in greater perfection than the womanly world. My artwork named ‘Daphne and…

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THE ALCHEMIST, painting by Steven E. Counsell is featured on the poster and on exhibit at the  Fantasy & Fiction National Fine Art Exhibition at the Old Courthouse Arts Center — 101 N Johnson St, Historic Woodstock Square, Woodstock, IL — Exhibition runs Sept 3 to 24, 2021 — Opening night: Saturday, Sept 4, 5:00-8:00…

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When can we get OUT?


We are ready to get OUT. This young woman is patiently thinking in her library with a vast landscape outside her window. This pen & ink drawing by Steven E. Counsell is titled EQUIPOISE.  This original work and poem,  and many more, are in his book titled ILLUMINATIONS THE GEOGRAPHY OF THE IMAGINATION with Black…

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