Winter Snowdrops

Winter Snowdrops
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A lovely drawing Paulette, yes, white flowers are tricky but you have done a really good job on this.

Not easy at all, but that is good !

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19/02/2017
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Graphite on Bristol Board - 6 x 6" This is probably the hardest thing I have ever drawn. I have snowdrops in the garden but resisted plucking them as I was worried they would wilt before I could draw them. Instead I purchased a potted snowdrop from local snowdrop walk. It managed to stay for a couple of days before it started to droop and I planted it outside. Being white and such fine line details on the petals it made it so tricky to draw. Going too heavy with the graphite would only make it look too dark.

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Paulette Farrell

Professional Artist. For 2020 I have decided to focus my work on cricket (which I love) and figure / portrait paintings and drawings. Although I am able to draw and paint birds, still lifes and animals and have been successful selling them I noted that whilst painting them I was forever thinking…

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