Orchid in a Blue Pot

Orchid in a Blue Pot_ Collette Hughes_2021

A stunning still life, Collette - I love it... so beautifully painted.

Very very nice indeed, really like how you've painted light and shade

Beautifully painted.

Thank you so much folks for your kind comments. I am very grateful xx

Beautifully painted Collette.

It looks so elegant with the delicate white petals , the slender vine ,and those leaves, a superb still-life of this Orchid in blue pot!

Great observation, fantastic green.

Thank you so much Carole, Russell, Angela xx Thanks Rachel. I'm glad you like the greens. I used mixes of French ultramarine throughout, the dark is with cad orange, the high chroma with cad yellow, the cool light with cad lemon and some of Michael Harding's very transparent Italian green umber on the unopened buds.

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Still life. Oil on birch panel. 20 x 30 inches.

About the Artist
Collette Hughes

Retired railway guard from Anglesey. My art path started with crafts many years ago. I did an OCN in design through evening classes. Later I took advanced courses in Photoshop and Illustrator. I created digital stamps, digital artworks, cutting files and papers for card makers. I wanted to switch to…

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