Not them, me. The nasturtiums, of course, have their own effortless, if weird, grace. I am quite happy to flail and lurch toward their description until something of them, miraculously, comes through. (Again in one of those wonderful Moroccan bowls.) 30"x20", oil on canvas, took it over to Studio Hop on Hope St. yesterday. The title is from a wonderful On Point interview with Ann Lamott.
I'd like to have a bracelet that reads: What would Matisse do? Not this but the question points in a good direction. Here is another painting done from this bouqet earlier in the month. 30"x40", oil on canvas.
From the garden on this most beautiful summer day! I am enjoying the warmth and the sunlight so much this year. It was especially nice to realize, while painting, that the tall yellow Phlox and the Hydrangeas were gifts from friends that keep coming back. Thanks!
16"x20", oil on a 3" deep canvas.(Available here.)