New Series: Flowers with a twist!!

I don’t often paint still life scenes, although early in my painting days (2009-2011) I painted a LOT of pears! So this was really exciting to depict flowers with a new approach. Each of the paintings below began with a foundation of bright primary colors. As the subsequent layers were added, some of the bright backgrounds and other layers were allowed to show through.

The two pink paintings would make great companions, as would the two green flowers. (The pinks appear to not have the same colored background, but that’s a photo issue; they’re actually extremely compatible.)

Pink Poinsettia, 20″ x 16″ acrylic on canvas. Available.
Pink Rose, 20″ x 16 acrylic on canvas. Available.
Green Mum, 24″ x 20″ acrylic on canvas. Available.
Green Hydrangea, 24″ x 20″ acrylic on canvas. Available.
Single Tulip, 20″ x 16″ acrylic on canvas. Available.

I hope you enjoy this series; I’d love to hear what you think about them. Thanks for following me!

Karin

One thought on “New Series: Flowers with a twist!!

  1. Your kind of colors and textures. Sadly taken quickly from the road

    On Tue, Dec 18, 2018 at 4:54 AM KARIN NELSON ART wrote:

    > Karin Nelson posted: “I don’t often paint still life scenes, although > early in my painting days (2009-2011) I painted a LOT of pears! So this was > really exciting to depict flowers with a new approach. Each of the > paintings below began with a foundation of bright primary colors” >

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