venerdì 22 febbraio 2013

calicantus ii


© 2013 JANE MINTER
"calicantus "
Chimonanthus praecox
Japenese all spice
yellow + red
canson montval 
 initial watercolour study painted from life 


.....section of an initial study of the small scented winter flowers .



16 commenti:

Sandra Busby ha detto...

So gorgeous Jane :0)

Cora ha detto...

I like the soft and delicate touch in this painting. The reddish color mixing with the yellow and with the brown in the middle of the flower, just beautiful.

Lisa Graham Art ha detto...

I don't think these colors could be any more perfect than what they are.

Jean Lurssen ha detto...

Lovely and soft. And the darks pop against the lights.

Polly Birchall ha detto...

Another brilliant painting! Such a soft style.

JANE MINTER ha detto...

sandra a very quick impression will make more studies glad you like it ,thanks.

thankyou cora tried various yellows with different studies

thankyou lisa appreciate your feedback.

glad you like the study jean thankyou...i like working with montval paper

JANE MINTER ha detto...

must have crossed post polly thanks for looking ... just a section of a study ... need to work on a finished painting

Lydie ha detto...

La floraison de ton Chimonanthe illumine l'hiver. Ma grand-mère en avait un dans son jardin, une petit merveille. Bisous.

Laura Moore ha detto...

There is always a feast for the eyes when I pop over here Jane. Lovely work.

Sonia Aguiar ha detto...

Es muy hermosa la combinación de colores :)

Crystal Cook ha detto...

Beautiful and fluid Jane. This definitely has your signature touch. :)

JANE MINTER ha detto...

lydie you must remember it well they are so special ..merci

thanks for looking laura :)

sonia thank you :)

many thanks crystal :)

Pat ha detto...

Love the scrumptious feel you always manage to achieve. The centres of these flowers sing!

Com Tintas e Pincéis ha detto...

Lindo!

John Simlett ha detto...

Hi Jane - I've been away, ill, but am fine now and will try to get my show back on the road ASAP!

Your work continues to fascinate me

JANE MINTER ha detto...

pat thanks for your kind comment :)

thankyu com tintas

john glad you are feeling better ...look foward to seeing your next project .