venerdì 1 giugno 2012

wild thistle flowerhead


© JANE MINTER
"wild thistle"
watercolour study
single .wild thistle flowerhead painted from life 



25 commenti:

Studio at the Farm ha detto...

Truly beautiful and fascinating, Jane. I really could look at it for hours.

Sadami ha detto...

Hi, Jane,
I love your thistles. When I saw your first uploaded one, I fell in love with your washes.
Cheers, Sadami

Judy ha detto...

Beautiful Jane, love the colours together!

Sonia Aguiar ha detto...

El colorido es fabuloso!! Feliz fin de semana!

renate ha detto...

Hello Jane:) What a nice combination of colors and so very well painted. Love it!

Jane ha detto...

Another glorious work to add to your file .

Janina B. ha detto...

Sehr geheimnisvolles Herz der Blume. Herrlich Jane.
Grüsse Dich
janina

John Simlett ha detto...

I thought, 'thistle' and sure enough!

How clever and gifted you are, Jane

JANE MINTER ha detto...

hi katharyn have two more washes to work on ..thankyou


wasn't sure about this one sadami after the initial wash ..i'm glad you like it .

hi judy the flowerheads change from green to purple to silver ... beautiful variations on one plant ..thankyou

hi renate there are masses of thistles this year ..thankyou

hi sonia have a good w-e too ..thankyou

ciao jane added :) many thanks

hello janina thankyou so much

hi john thanks for your kind words .

Christy ha detto...

You never cease to amaze with your touch and your colors! So WHEN are you going to do a video on this technique?

Floriana Quaini ha detto...

Ciao Jane, molto bello e le tue mescolanze di colori hanno sempre un gran fascino!
Ciao. ciao. Floriana

Sandra ha detto...

This is beautiful! I love the softness of it. I have not really painted flowers - I must get around to it! :0)

minnemie ha detto...

I absolutely love your style!

JANE MINTER ha detto...

hi christy ...thankyou so much ...maybe a few photos :) step by step .. i used magenta maimeri here... in many paintings i finish in one hint . 2 layers here

ciao grazie mille floriana

hi sandra glad you like this ...i find flowers fascinating to paint ...hope you do paint more flowers .

hello minnemie welcome and thanks for your comment

Irina ha detto...

It is some kind of witchcraft, the way you do your watercolors. Amazing.

JANE MINTER ha detto...

irina :) thankyou as always .

Nick ha detto...

extremely beautiful!!!

Anamaria do Val ha detto...

Fabulous, Jane! It looks like a jewel

JANE MINTER ha detto...

thankyou so very much for your words of encouragement nick .

anamaria many thanks ...they are when they appear.

Sketchbook Squirrel ha detto...

A gorgeous explosion of all my favourite colours.

Cobalt Violet ha detto...

My God woman. STUN-NING. You kill me. This is crazy gorgeous. GORgeous. Sheesh. :)

JANE MINTER ha detto...

thankyou SS !

JANE MINTER ha detto...

hi lucinda big thankyou :)

ashok ha detto...

well done!

JANE MINTER ha detto...

thankyou ashok