New on SHOP:
I`ve started a new drawing of Taxus baccata (yew) leaves and fruits and I uploaded on Etsy the line sketch for those of you interested in coloring or just painting along with me. Please share with me your results, I`d love to see them! I will share on IG stories images with work on progress.
Botanical daily sketches from the last week.
Passiflora leaves and tendrils
Calceolaria flowers - Watercolour.
Warm and beautiful autumn days... and thousands of golden brown leaves. Impossible to resist painting one. Autumn leaf, 2019 Watercolour on recycled paper
Anthirrinum majus (snapdragon), 2019 Watercolour and ink on sketchbook.
Gentiana sketch, 2019. Watercolour and brown ink on sketchbook.
Panopea shell, 2019 Watercolour on sketchbook
I believe this is Hydrangea quercifolia (oakleaf hydrangea) because its foliage is shaped like oak tree leaves. In the drawing you can see the mix of sterile and fertile florets, specific to Hydrangea. The bigger florets have an inch or more across and they are always sterile, their role is to attract pollinators. The fertile … Continue reading Hydrangea Tree