Thursday, September 17, 2009

Cactus Dahlia

6.5 x 7 inches, watercolor, 2009.

I have a couple of these cactus dahlia plants - I love the spiky blooms, and the plants usually flower abundently. I chose to concentrate on a single flower for this painting to emphasise the petal shapes and colours.


Just Me said...


This appears 3d! Just jumps off of the page!

You are indeed very gifted.

Mark said...

Thank you Jillian! Is your big painting of the two ladies done yet? Looking forward to seeing it :)