Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Tossed About


5 1/2 x 6"
Oil on MDF Board

Strawberries are my favorite to eat, but not so much so to paint. Its really easy to over do it with all the little speckled seeds. I feel I got a bit tight with these (more strawberry paintings to come!) The turquoise fabric reminded me of the waves in hawaii. How I wish I could splash around in them today! Refreshing!

3 comments:

Manon Doyle said...

I think you did a fabulous job! I agree with the turquoise fabric comparison!

Last Cup Of Coffee said...

I think you did a fabulous job too! The colors are vibrant and inviting.

Ces said...

Thank you for stopping by my blog. I wish you well and good luck on an upcoming joyous and momentous event. My name is a nickname my older sister gave me when I was a teenager. My other nickname is Cecille. :)

I love your strawberry. I tried to draw it with colored pencil and had the most difficult time with the seeds. Do you know it is the only fruit with the seeds on the outside? :)

Rest well, have a blessed and wonderful day. I loved reading books about motherhood when I was pregnant, made me cry but it made me feel good!

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