Before there were words, there were pictures. Louise Craven Hourrigan, explored a range of styles, from abstract expressionist to surrealism and magic realism. Her paintings inspired many of the poems and stories by her daughter, Jackie Craven.
- CandelabraTree of Life Candelabra, oil on canvas, © Louise Craven Hourrigan Inspired by Frida Kahlo, my mother painted this surreal tree of life candelabra. The branches resemble intestines decorated with miniature figures from her past — grandparents, parents, lovers, children, pets.... Read more »