giovedì 3 novembre 2011

hydrangea


© JANE MINTER
"hydrangea" 
32 x 41cm Canson Fontenay
watercolour study painted from life

14 commenti:

Maggie Latham ha detto...

Jane this is just lovely. I love the way the washes fade out from the flower.

Pat ha detto...

Gorgeous!
So reminiscent of fading flowers at the end of summer.

Theresa Evans ha detto...

Beautiful jewel like reds!

jane minter ha detto...

hi maggie thankyou ... i was given a few hydrangea heads last week after you posted your lovely photo ..had to make a few studies .

hi pat thankyou .. the white hygrangeas turn beautiful shades at the end of summer .

hi theresa thanks for looking .. mainly perm rose .. green is a little too bright :) thankyou :)

Studio at the Farm ha detto...

LOVE your hydrangea, Jane!!! I have one I'm sketching, too, but it's only the leaves.

Jane ha detto...

You did it again...so beautiful ! Almost liquid and so shiny, absolutely beautiful!

Susan Liles ha detto...

Beautiful, so soft...love the colors.

Tito ha detto...

Bello, bello, bello! Bravissima Jane.

jane minter ha detto...

hi jane messed - up a few other studies ...grazie !

hi susan thanks so much .. the hydrangeas have so many different beautiful shades of reds and greens
at the moment.

ciao tito grazie mille :)

RH Carpenter ha detto...

It's almost dreamlike, the way you fade out the washes and blur the edges. Lovely.

jane minter ha detto...

hi rhonda not sure this one is finished ! ...liked it like this for now .. thanks so much.

suzanneberry ha detto...

i think this might be one of my favorites of yours jane. i love the white left which makes them look illuminated, the soft edges just accent that! lovely!

A Brush with Color ha detto...

exquisite!

jane minter ha detto...

really value your constructive comments suzanne ...many thanks .

sue thankyou !