I came upon these beautiful white fairy orchids while on a walk in Maui one year. They were sitting in pots in an old shed - a rather unlikely place it seemed to me. They were just waiting to be painted.
Sunday, February 20, 2011
Wednesday, February 2, 2011
This piece was painted from a photo taken last Spring on a gorgeous day in the Seattle Arboretum. I used lots of thick paint, and just tried to capture the soft colors of Spring. The featured tree is one of their famous cherries.