Rookie Paintout

This was painted for the July Rookie Paintout. It was a wonderful exercise, but for me, not an easy one. Pink is a hard color and brushstrokes were important. I enjoyed working on the painting (probably not long enough though) and learned from the experience.

6x8 oil on canvas


Dusty Pines said...

i like the really dark background & the way you did the color shift in the petals. i'm self taught too & have just started blogging...nice to find a fellow traveler!

Anonymous said...

Looks like a flower in the light to me! Your strokes look good.