Silvia Springorum rather generously lets people in on the development of her paintings by posting their progress on her blog; only SOME of my favourites are:

                here
                                here
                                                here
                                                                and here

She held a Call for Poetry on the theme of “keys” offering her paintings of keys as prizes and lookit!!!I won one!   It arrived today and I just had to celebrate:

key II

key 1

Many thanks to Silvia – from mlewisredford