I was at magazine store when a man gave his rose to me. He grows them in his garden and had several on the counter while he was looking through magazines. He offered me one of the roses but wanted to guess which one I would take. He was right.
Playing around with composition. I love the idea of objects off the page and the principle is to have three edges being touched. But I didn’t do it in this case. Does it work?
With this painting I was working with simple color forms. Just a hint of light or shadow. No rendering.
One of private students brought in small apples from her tree to paint. The last fruits of the summer.
Demo for a student. Two different kinds of pears with different color markings yet they are still pears.
Painting 22 of 30/30 challenge.
Found this lime on the street.
My husband said that I have my own style. I knew I did but it did not hit me until he said it. Now no need to imitate.
Back to colored paper. Painting 20 of the 30/30 challenge.