Roger's Limoncello Box
My husband, Roger, came back from one of his photographic trips to Italy with a box full of Limoncello chocolates. The chocs disappeared in record time, but I rather liked the box so I kept it as future fodder for a still life. It has popped up in this one, accompanied by some rather colourful flowers and a few other bits I had lying around. The flowers were a large and complicated bunch, which threw me a bit and I didn't manage to achieve the degree of looseness and freedom that I wanted. However, flowers are 'work in progress' for me and if I keep going I might crack them one day. Watercolour on Fabriano Artistico Extra White 140lbs.
About the Artist
I am a watercolourist first and foremost as I love the qualities of the medium, its riskiness and unpredictability. I started painting about 8 years ago and it has now become an integral part of my life. Hopefully, I will continue to paint into my dotage as I am given to understand that you can…View full profile