sometimes when I get to the end of the day my brain just isn’t very organized. It can be vexing.
My sister has blueberry bushes that bear in abundance. Every year when the berries come in I get a chance to spend some time gathering treasure that holds a taste of summer.
Also I think I used every green in my paint box on this one.
I did a few more touches and if feels better now. Below is the original post, which now holds place as a process shot!
Honestly, I just wanted to paint something as red as the flowers I saw in a planter I saw while doing errands in town. I did not succeed (those flowers were really, truly, amazingly red) , but I don’t mind an excuse to paint more flowers.
Soothing myself after a long day of many errands and meetings. I love the way watercolors bleed and flow.
an altar candle in the church of the lake
Too late and tired to focus on observational work, so here’s a watercolor sampler
another vacation watercolor. I am enjoying the way that doing these causes me to flip through my vacation photos when I sit down in the studio. Then I spend the artmaking time revisiting sense memories that I wish I could convey in paint.
more lakeside memories