All of my recent paintings have been quite tedious with their attention to detail. This past Saturday was a fantastic morning to be outside, so I ventured to our local farmer’s market. I woke up knowing I was going to ignore the scraggly yard that needed mowing to instead paint something carefree and colorful – so splurging on a handpicked bouquet provided just the inspiration I needed for a calming, windows-open, no-pressure kind of afternoon… the oil painting below resulted:
Bright hues of orange, magenta, red, yellow and turquoise make for a whimsical ‘Saturday Bouquet’.
8X10 gallery-wrapped oil painting. Available for purchase ($80) via Etsy.