“New England marshes remind me of a wonderful childhood, full of joy and freedom. For me they represent spaces that are safe, peaceful, and endless. In the marshes of New England I have always experienced a sense of “oneness” with nature. It is my place of belonging.” – Margaret Gerding
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“Clouds intrigue me. They are powerful, yet graceful and subtle. The balance between sky and land, the soft air versus solid earth…this juxtaposition of elements was the inspiration for Blue Cloud.” – Margaret Gerding
“Cold months in New England can be beautiful. The quiet, crisp days provide me with time for absorbing all that nature has to offer.
October Cloud Shift is a painting based on an inlet at Rachel Carlson National Wildlife Refuge, Wells, Maine.” – Margaret Gerding