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.
About the Artist
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…View full profile