Maxx and Nomi, early days

June 22, 2009

Maxx holds newborn Naomi

Maxx holds newborn Naomi

  • Watercolor
  • In the collection of N/AM

When Maxx first saw this watercolor in progress, he said, “I’m holding Nomi in water.” I liked that vision and kept the swaddling blanket, water-like. This painting is my screen saver. I like the connection between the two kids;  his delight is studied and quiet, while Baby Naomi’s is expressed openly.

One Response to “Maxx and Nomi, early days”

  1. […] drew this picture of the family racing for the Birthing Center. No doubt he recalls how fast his little sister, Nomi, arrived. She was birthed on the living room couch. In the drawing, the purple spot below the […]

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