Monday, April 28, 2014

The elusive rose



Still trying to capture roseness with only a few strokes. Just shapes. This painting was done over an old one which really helps with all the texture. I love the texture. I find it really enhances the feeling I want. So my bloom is better but that bud in front is awfully straight. I am not thinking nature is like that!

6 x 8

oil

3 comments:

  1. Even without a lot of brushstrokes it is clearly a rose and a beautiful one with some nice grey's in it .

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  2. I love texture too and this fits the bill perfectly. It also delights my color sense with such lovely harmony. The background color is beautiful next to the white rose

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  3. very good! Could not be better!

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