Tag Archives: pen & ink

Signs of Spring

The moment I walked into my painting class yesterday I got nervous. I could smell the fragrance of the lilacs. I love lilacs but they sometimes cause me to have a sneezing fit which can be really embarrassing. Fortunately, yesterday … Continue reading

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Aster, yet another gorgeous fall flower

While my summer flowers are depleted, I noticed (with a little jealousy) that a neighbor had a clustor of beautiful pink flowers around his lamp post. I wondered how this could be? I pass this house almost every day with … Continue reading

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Sun Flower, luscious fall perennial

In anticipation of the cold weather we cut down all of the summer flowers in the perennial garden this weekend. Things are looking pretty bare. Fortunately, the grasses are still blooming. They add so much  movement & color. My research … Continue reading

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Toad Lily, a beautiful fall perennial

Fall has always been my favorite season; maybe its the transition of the color palette. As my summer garden begins to fade I began to explore other possibilities to keep the garden lively with color.  Toad lilies keep shady gardens from … Continue reading

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Gerbera Daisy Hot Pink

Real daisies in their vase. I am very inspired by Jana Bouc, a great pen & ink watercolor artist. Because of Jana, I am giving pen & ink & watercolor a try. It’s so much fun because I really love … Continue reading

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Gerbera Daisies Crimson/Orange

Gerbera Daisy, October 2012. My daughter’s favorite flower. The REAL daisies in their vase. Watercolor, pen & ink, 2012.

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