Sunday, March 1, 2015
Pods & Pedals
One of my favorite months in Arizona is March. This winter has had some rain and snow in higher elevations. The benefit of this has already become apparent, it will be a bountiful spring full of color.
I love the color from the pedals of the blossoms, leaves but the seed pods are just so much fun to draw.
Starting Saturday I will be painting at the Desert Botanical Gardens. My plain aire painting tends to focus on the up close, the details. I'm thinking this year may focus on plants, pods and maybe a few of our feathered friends.
I will try to post the weekends work each Monday. Sometimes it takes me a couple visits to complete the work. I do take reference photos so I can work in the studio too.
We are about 18 days into our cross country trip. We are on the east coast, have been for a for about a week, GA, S.C. crossed through N.C. ...