"Thank you Marilyn. seeing the red tulip out my window every time I walked by, I just had to draw it. I thought about doing it in pastel, but the black and white makes the tulip more startling, which was the effect it had on me. "
"Thank you Nelson, Suz and John. It's good to be back making art. Back in April my Mom fell and broke her hip. It's been kind of crazy with the hospital and getting her in a nursing home. This is my first finished artwork since then."
Looking out the window from my second floor office I can see the edge of a little wood. This year a lovely red tulip escaped from the cultivated garden and made its home at the edge of the wood, where it makes a startling spot of red.5X7 pen and ink
Well the tree is drawn and the background painted - yes, I mixed them digitally - the tree doodle is just made on common paper, therefore "tree doodle XII" just doesn't exist in that combined form. I hope that is not so disappointing ;). P
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