The Poppy SUMMER set lip to earth’s bosom bare, And left the flush’d print in a poppy there; Like a yawn of fire from the grass it came, And the fanning wind puff’d it to flapping flame. With burnt mouth red like a lion’s it drank The blood of the […]
The poppy was so brilliant I could only focus on just one, so as to get the detail. I’m inspired to do more details of beautiful things in nature. This painting has hand-made letter stamps, watercolor on rice paper and layers of brilliant petals with secrets inside! FUN!
They opened overnight. Brilliant orange bliss called from my back porch, and my son and I admired them from our early morning sleepiness. As soon as Grammi and Grandpa arrived I set up plein air in the backyard and began painting a quick rendition. Can’t wait to do a large […]