Thursday, January 13, 2011

Love in the time of Aeroplanes

My husband & I are traveling the Mediterranean again. It's been a wonderful time, eating good food, exploring & laughing with loved ones. I cannot wait to see my brand new niece in Italy in a week! This is a photo of us being cheeky hippies in our new place in Beijing just before we left on our trip.

For your reading pleasure, here is an interview article with me by the wonderful Tina Garg on her intriguing blog: click HERE.

Friday, January 7, 2011

The Outing

The Maharani is being carried in her intricate Palki. Of course this is because she didn't want to soil her sari! The tones of emerald are inspired by Jaipur's beautiful architecture. This painting is 30" x 30", & is available. Please inquire by e-mail if you are interested (shirinsahba @

A friend told me that a movie called The Fall, reminded him of my paintings, so of course I had to see it, & it was stunning. This particular Jaipur doorway used in the film reminds me of this painting: