Cherry Blossom


So pretty, love the spontaneity of the painting

These are lovely Sophie

Lovely - like the delicate colours and the looseness.

Another good one Sophie. Not sure if you need the salt/sugar marks - I find them a little distracting when the blossom and background looks so good.

Thanks so much everyone for your lovely comments. Val- thanks for your feedback, I just flickered paint in the wet wash to make the background lively and loose but I see they might be distracting 🙂

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Delicate pink blossoms on the cherry shrub at the end of my garden, painted loosely and quickly

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sophie penstone

I live and paint from my studio in Cornwall. I am largely self taught in watercolours and have been painting with them for 20 years. I am inspired many different things around me in the landscape but primarily trees, flowers and long shadows. At the moment I am also exploring the beauty of decay,…

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