Inspired by the United States Botanic Garden This past weekend, as my Father’s Day gift, I took a half-day to myself and headed out to the U.S. Botanic Garden and National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. For parents with little kids, there is nothing like having time to yourself! The U.S. Botanic Garden isContinue reading “Flowers in a Pot Watercolor Painting”
A Flower Watercolor for Dancers With the spring season in full force, I’ve been enjoying making new paintings of flowers lately. So when my wife asked me to paint something to be raffled for an event with members of the local American Dance Therapy Association chapter, I thought I’d paint a flower that is dancing.Continue reading “A Dancing Flower Painting”
Three Cherry Blossoms Painting Print The last of the cherry blossoms are hanging around before turning into spring leaves! One of the joys of living in the Washington DC region is seeing this short burst of pink, rose and white colors every year. While I painted this one a year ago, this artwork is nowContinue reading “Cherry Blossoms Art Prints”
Watercolor Painting of a Single Stem Rose This is an original watercolor painting of a single stem rose with light pink and deep rose colors, as well as bluish green leaves! It measures 9″x 12″ and is painted on archival and acid-free watercolor paper.
Cherry Blossoms Watercolor Painting This original cherry blossoms watercolor painting shows three blooming cherry blossom flowers on a tree branch, with hues of rose and pink on the white petals, and a subtle hint of green leaves. It measures 9″ x 12″ and is painted on archival and acid-free watercolor paper. You can buy thisContinue reading “Original Cherry Blossoms Painting”
A few months ago, I did some watercolor floral paintings on 18″ x 24″ watercolor paper for a neighbor of mine. These will be nice for them to look at as we get into the colder seasons and the flowers go away until next spring! Each painting was custom-framed with Michigan-grown poplar wood frames thatContinue reading “Series of Watercolor Flower Paintings”
My two boys and I discovered these flowers on a walk in our neighborhood the other day. My sweet toddler immediately thought to pick one “for mama”. Mama was very happy with her flower! I also took a photo of them and painted them on canvas.
While I love being out in the country, I also love the look of nature integrated into urban settings, such as flowers in terracotta pots sitting on steps. This acrylic painting is on a 7″ x 5″ gessobord panel.
A painting in progress of red flowers in a terracotta pot, sitting out on our front stoop…