martedì 8 novembre 2011

leaf sketches - walnut leaf

© JANE MINTER
" walnut leaf " 
watercolour study 

a simple quick watercolour study of a single leaf  no pencil " wet on dry"  "wet in wet " 

© JANE MINTER
"walnut leaves"
watercolour sketch

another quick sketch no pencil ...initial wash .  

17 commenti:

Rose ha detto...

Nicely done.. great color and depth.. love how the leaves seem to pop out, too! :)
Cheers!

jane minter ha detto...

thankyou rose... painted these for my class demos .

Anamaria ha detto...

Hi Jane! I like so much the subjects you choose to paint. You see beauty in small things and turn them in lovely art works

Studio at the Farm ha detto...

Simple and perfect, Jane.

jane minter ha detto...

hi anamaria .. thankyou ... the walnut leaves have so many beautiful variations and textures .

hi katharyn many thanks :)

Susan Liles ha detto...

Beautiful and simple, love the latest few sets of paintings!

jane minter ha detto...

oh thankyou susan :) how are your "oils" going ?

suzanneberry ha detto...

spectacular leaf and leaves jane, just so lovely!

jane minter ha detto...

thankyou suzanne :)

Pat ha detto...

Gorgeous! Love the effects you achieve xx

Blaga ha detto...

I like how loose and fluid these leaves are, yet with great dimension.

jane minter ha detto...

thankyou pat !

many thanks blaga .

A Brush with Color ha detto...

so oozy and rich! love these!

Robyn Sinclair ha detto...

Jane, I had a quick peek at your walnut series the other day but didn't get back to comment. Absolutely enchanting watercolours (as usual).

jane minter ha detto...

hi robyn .. thankyou ad thanks for the wonderful link again .

Lorraine Shirkus ha detto...

I love the effects you achieve with these beautiful leaves. They seem so zen, like done in deep meditation. Your work is so free yet the touches of detail brings it so much dimension. Ethereally beautiful!

jane minter ha detto...

sorry to reply so late to you lorraine just come back from the uk ..thankyou so very much for all your recent comments and your e-mail .