(8x8in on canvas panel) For Sale at Trimble Court Artisans in Fort Collins, CO.
Don’t the colors purple, gold and white just feel royal? I was hesitant to use white as the ground color in fear that the painting would feel colorless – but I tend to emphasize the colors when I paint white things, and I was seeing so many colors in this white. I used a size 10 flathead the whole time (minus the reflection details) but I feel like that helped me to stay really loose here. This is one of those paintings I wish I could keep for myself.
Here are some progress shots because it was so fun watching this come together: