Chinese lanterns seed pods.

Chinese lanterns seed pods.

Gorgeous! They look so papery and delicate.

love the look of these Diana, great work again.

Diana superb Lantins and background. But what do you feel about the stark white?

Brilliantly beautiful Diana.

Beautifully painted seed pods, Diana, so delicately done. I like the white areas, it gives the colours a nice lift (if that makes sense!)

Thank you Sarah and Jim. John , I masked these chunks of white as highlights on the leaves behind the heads. Having got carried away with the background, I lost the leaves so decided to leave the whites. Thank you Carole and Jenny. It's interesting that you like the white areas. I can understand why they might irritate Thank you Christopher, that's a lovely comment to read. Diana

Amazing painting Diana, you have chose a subjects worthy of your skill.

This is beautiful Diana. Lovely colours.

Great, they look 3D

Beautiful contrasts of light, darks and textures Diana.

I love this picture, Diana.

Beautiful painting, nice contrast of loose background and detailed pods.

Really lovely watercolour Diana, quite brilliant.

Agree with all Diana superb

You are very talented and the previous comments said it all, stunning as the rest of your gallery Diana.

Lovely soft washes in the background and such beautiful, papery seed pods Diana.

Thank you Cesare,Adele,Peter,Fiona,Janet,Shirley, Helen,Alan,Dennis,Suzanne,Gudrun and Sarah. I appreciate every one of your comments and feel motivated to start my next painting with positivity. Thank you Diana

That's a super painting Diana beautiful background works so well with the detailed seed pods

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Watercolour on Sainders Waterford 200lb rough. Half imperial

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Diana Boanas

Jut before retiring from teaching , I returned to painting after a 40 year gap. I did O level then half an A level in art ,followed by a bit of oil painting ,printing and ceramics as part of a primary teaching course but haven't touched it since. I was bought a sketch book and pencils while on…

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