Tag Archives: pink

Garden Rose, oil pastel


North Texas gardeners have lost countless rose bushes to a killer disease called Rosette.  Have you heard of it?  There is no known cure and there’s no rose-bush to date that’s resistant to the disease.  Well wouldn’t you know it, … Continue reading

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15 Paintings Challenge – Flowers: Sweet Pea at Window, #10


I really enjoyed painting this scene – it was an arrangement that allowed for exploring all types of pinks, magenta and violet, along with varying textures. #10 Sweet Pea at Window is an oil pastel (12×9) on a gessoed prepared … Continue reading

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Pink Tulips, oil pastel


Two words for this week’s challenge were pink and flower, I immediately thought of pink tulips.  Love the flowers – It’s been two years since I painted a flower (I’ve only done three, my signature image is one of them), … Continue reading

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