Oil on canvas 50cm x 40cm. The last of the tulips this year. They have withstood rain, cold and wind in the garden but keep coming back to their best, especially now with the sun. This didn't take long to paint, just one initial ground and blocking in with transparents, then more opaque lights and lastly a bit of glazing. I think this will look better unframed so I shall leave it as it is.
About the Artist
I've been painting almost ten years, initially with watercolours, then moving on to oils and other media. I am self taught, though have attended several short painting courses. I paint as a hobby and also belong to 2 art groups in Yorkshire. I exhibit through them and local galleries. I love…View full profile