Elizabeth Melton Parsons


Blog Buddy Friday: Janell Mithani


JanellMithaniI’m going to leave the world of writing for just a bit as we visit some of my favorite artists. First up is an extremely gifted artist, Janell Mithani at http://janellmithani.com. Janell grew up in a rural area of the northwestern United States, but now makes her home in Southern California. Other than art, a couple of things Janell and I have in common is our love of gardening and the outdoors. I know when  I visit her blog, I’ll leave with a smile because you simply can’t look at her work without coming away with a feeling of happiness. I believe her artist statement says it better than I ever could:

“A world of radiant enchantment merged with the lush details of nature inspires me to create.  The reflective shapes of trees, often shaped by wind and rain, bring strength and presence to my canvas. Childlike memories of magical beings float through the landscape of my mind and fill my sketchbooks.  I explore relating the feminine sketches from my journal to the landscapes that come from my brush.  Their dance calls to me; therefore, I continue to paint.”…Janell Mithani 

I have always loved fairies so of course some of my favorite paintings of Janell’s are her mystical little fairies, but I also love her colorful landscapes and flowers. Janell not only paints, but creates beautiful jewelry and is a skilled photographer. Do a Google image search of this lovely lady’s name and you’ll be amazed at what comes up.

When you have time, go visit Janell. You’ll love her work. http://janellmithani.com

Photo belongs to Janell Mithani.


Author: Elizabeth Melton Parsons

I'm a novelist, poet, and artist. I love books, nature, art, and gardening. I'm a rock hound and there's a photo of me with a cool fossil rock on my about page, I take a lot of nature pictures. The background here is one of mine. Unfortunately I recently lost my wonderful husband, but I'm grateful to have the blessing of two beautiful sons. elizabethmeltonparsons.wordpress.com is © Elizabeth Melton Parsons 2007-2018. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Elizabeth Melton Parsons with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

14 thoughts on “Blog Buddy Friday: Janell Mithani

  1. Oh my gosh have had a quick peek inside her site, and I am just gobsmacked!! Trust me, THAT is a good thing lol Thanks for the lovely intro!

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  2. Thanks for introducing us to Janell. Her mystical fairies are beautiful. What a talented friend you have, Elizabeth. 🙂

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  3. Love Janell’s work – beautiful as she is a person. Wonderful artist highlight.

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  4. Excellent work! Absolutely loved her work..I’m following her now… 🙂

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  5. You have a very talented friend, Elizabeth. Thank-you for the introduction.

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  6. Her work is unique. I really like it!


  7. Elizabeth, thank you so much for the feature and such kind words about me and my art. So sorry for my tardy response to your post! I am sending one of my sunshine fairies to you with a great big Thank YOU! 🙂 (It’s 80 degrees here today in Southern California.)

    And thank you to all of your followers for their lovely comments. I have found some new blogger buddies, all thanks to you!

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    • It was my pleasure, Janell. Thank you so much. I would love that little fairy! You are much too kind. ❤ And don't worry about commenting. No one should ever feel obligated to comment here. 😀 I envy that 80 degrees, girl. We are still freezing , but I know spring is just around the corner. xo


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