May 24, 2012

thank you, you were lovely

 
Even the most sumptuous petals fall.

(watercolour and coloured pencils on paper)

May 20, 2012

May 18, 2012

one thing leads to another...



I re-painted our wooden adirondack chairs yesterday afternoon. This job has been on my to-do list since last spring and I haven't got to it until now. While I was out in the garden I noticed my favourite tulips, the tall dark purple beauties, are starting to drop their petals. And so, another drawing begins...

May 15, 2012

the beauty of white



The white tulip swayed for a while.

(watercolour and coloured pencils on paper)

May 10, 2012

in progress...



I started a new drawing last night.
Just had to capture a white tulip before they fade away for the year.