Monthly Archives: June 2014

3 peonies finished. Maybe.

As always happens at this point, I force myself to make an end before I do something I’ll regret… Death by cross-hatching can happen really quickly.  I’m not sure the grass area is dark enough overall; but I don’t want to … Continue reading

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getting there

More progress on the peonies… Since I’m making up the foliage as I go, I’m trying to envision where the the sunlight might be filtering in… so I’m moving slowly, building darks gradually.  The grasses need to be finished, and … Continue reading

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3 peonies progress

I was hoping to get some studio time during the weekend, but that didn’t happen.  So, the foliage background is proceeding slowly… It’s beginning to be dark enough in some places. The leaves in the bottom left corner aren’t finished.  Rather than … Continue reading

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peony season

It’s mid-June. (I know, right?!?!)  Anyway, that means it’s peony season here in north-central PA. And I am once again under the spell of this most beautiful and short-lived flower (because it’s raining alot, as it seems to do every year during … Continue reading

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