Fragrant Orchid

Fragrant Orchid

A pretty little painting of a fragile flower well done Emma

It looks good Emma! A lovely colour and I like the front leaf sweeping over, good work.

Delicately pretty stem Emma.

Many thanks Tao, Margaret and Carole!

Posted by Emma P on Sun 30 Jul 15:46:03
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Very loose, small watercolour sketch - the orchids were growing on a happily neglected bit of ground by a retail park. I only got a slightly blurred photo, hence the lack of detail. I am quit pleased with the flower, not happy with the leaves. Permanent magenta used for the flower, mixed with sap green for leaves and stem.

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Emma P

I'm an amateur painter from County Durham. I sketch and paint for my own enjoyment and relaxation; in particular, looking at the plants and animals in our local area and attempting to paint them. My painting "Goldfinches on Teasel" was chosen to be made into a card by Tees Valley Wildlife Trust. I…

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