Arctic Poppy


A lovely painting Frank , thanks for the explanation it alway good to have the details.

Beautifully done Frank. Astonishing that plants can survive there.

A beautiful painting Frank - particularly like the way you have painted the leaves!!

Beautifully painted Frank.

This is lovely Frank - I like that little touch of the background, putting it in context.

Interesting information about this lovely flower Frank. A lovely composition and great use of gouache.

This is really good Frank, like it a lot

Lovely painting Frank. Like the use of gouache.

Beautifully done, Frank.

Perfectly placed in its surroundings Frank……it’s really lovely. The shapes and forms would transfer in to a print….perhaps?

Lovely ❤️

Thank you all so much for commenting. Yes Fiona, this would make a really good project for a print - the thought had crossed my mind.

Lovely work Frank. Beautifully painted and it’s nice to have the information about them.

Beautiful piece.

Thank you Spencer, Carole and Jill for your kind comments

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This plant survives in such a cold and desolate climate by having hairy stems that retain heat. Its flowers also follow the sun and the plant gains nourishment by absorbing dust particles. Gouache 6x6in

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Frank Bingley

I've had very little tuition over the years except for a two year course during the late 1990s in watercolour. Since retirement in 2012, I now have time to pursue my love of painting. In recent years I have ventured into linoprinting, acrylics , oils and gouache. Gouache is fast becoming my…

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