May 26, 2014

Getting There?

The journey is half the fun of getting to the destination. And that's what I'm doing.!





I have a collection of white ironstone pitchers. Perfect for flowers.
I drew this in ink first, then watercolor.. .

I don't mess around with 'photo  fixing'. At the most I crop, 
or adjust  light. 
I'll do some more of these, as I was pretty happy with it .. It's me!
Not realistic and not too sloshy. Now there's a technical word! 
I know in my heart I'm a painter of flowers first, then comes all the other subjects. I do like to try portraits, landscapes (my downfall ) and still life , which I'm a disaster at. 
Finish today with a drawing done a couple years ago. 

                     Daisies always reach for the sky. BJ 

7 comments:

  1. Lovely, You are wonderful. love to you,Diana

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  2. You should be pretty happy too, quite quite lovely

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    1. thanks Lorraine, I feel I'm just scratching the surface of where I want to be with my w/c.

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  3. How beautiful and I do so love this soft palette and beautiful composition, BJ. Yes, I agree this is you; it is how I feel about you, soft and beautiful. And I personally love your landscapes. Your paintings mop the floor of mine.

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  4. Sherry, how nice of you to say this.
    I've seen some pretty awesome work of yours.

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  5. I can always see the joy in your flower paintings BJ. I like the clean, clear washes.

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