giovedì 28 marzo 2013


daffodils + winter jasmine  
watercolour + watersoluble wax pastels neocolour ii 
56 x76 cm
Fabriano  600g/m2


flowers from the garden in progress sharing a couple of photos showing sections of a larger watercolour study painted from life...have a good Easter everyone  

  Buona Pasqua !

17 commenti:

Judith Farnworth Art ha detto...

Looking lovely Jane.... all our spring flowers have been covered in snow for the last week so great to see some sunshine in this piece!!

John Simlett ha detto...

Interesting, Jane and I found your winter Jasmine beautiful

Polly Birchall ha detto...


Lorraine Brown ha detto...

Lovely yellows - I find them hard to use and get tone and variety, yours shine

Vandy ha detto...

Beautiful yellows, Jane. I am so desperate for spring to arrive, it's lovely to see your daffodils on the screen.

Happy Easter to you.

Jane ha detto...

Beautiful yellows Jane. Wish you a Happy Easter too ! xx

Lisa Graham ha detto...

I love the wax over the watercolor...that is an amazing effect. Your yellows are perfectly warm and sunny. Such a nice work. I am in the mood for Spring for sure!

Anamaria do Val ha detto...

I love yellows and have just seen them in Tito's blog.
Lovely work, Jane, as always!
Happy Easter to you and your family

JANE MINTER ha detto...

thanks judith weather isn't much better here lots of rain ... almond cherry blossom is beautiful ..haven't been able to paint outside much this month.

thank you john glad you like the winter jasmine sketch .

you are always so kind polly was a very rapid study.

they are challenging lorraine i used wax pastels here as I've run out of a few of my favorite yellows ...I used mainly cad yellow light which is beautiful.

vandy have a good easter ..hope the weather starts improving there.. i needed to paint bright colours

happy easter jane ! ...grazie mille

thank you lisa i like working with the watersoluable wax + watercolour

happy easter to you and your family anamaria .. thank you ....lots of spring flowers appearing now .

Candy ha detto...

Jane, these have such a nice feel to them. Luscious yellows. Happy Easter!

Jerry ha detto...

Lovely pictures - such cheerful colours. Happy Easter Jane.

Lydie ha detto...

Lovely yellow !
Happy easter to you Jane.

Rita Vaselli ha detto...

Dear Jane, your colors flow so beautiful and poetic on paper.
Happy Easter to you and your loved ones.
Hugs, Rita.

Cynthia Schelzig ha detto...

How sight of a single daff here is snowing spring-like conditions at all so your gorgeous yellows are a welcome sight. Happy Easter to you and yours.

Blaga ha detto...

Delicious colors! Happy Easter!

renate ha detto...

Hello Jane:) I always find your work interesting and nice to look at! It's soft fresh and always original. Like these daffodils. I love them!xx

JANE MINTER ha detto...

candy jerry lydie rita cynnie blaga + renate thank you all for your comments :)