For Sale at Trimble Court Artisans (26x26in on Stretched Canvas)
Baby girl was sick today but I just had to paint. We stocked up on repurposed canvases and vases last night at Goodwill and I was anxious to use them. Unfortunately, the bouquet I picked up and arranged wasn’t inspiring when I got it home. I was about to walk across the street and cut some of the neighbor’s hydrangeas (gasp!) then noticed this dark purple bush at the end of our sidewalk and snapped a photo. Alas, during 2 shorter naps today I was able to complete this beauty. I over-emphasized the colors a bit, isn’t that what being an artist is all about?
Praise Jesus for a good painting session amidst a crabby baby and interrupted swimming plans. Now I just wish I could praise him even when I don’t paint well. I’m always learning.
Here are a couple progression photos-