Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Leafy Green, a gouache landscape

Leafy Green        Gouache / archival illustration            9" x 14" 
I do enjoy both gouache and watercolor periodically and while I am still organizing my studio, it's a bit easier to have available. So, here is a gouache painting for you that is all about the overgrown leafy greens of late summer. Things will start turning soon and we'll all be staring at flaming orange and reds.

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  1. Bonjour ma chère Mary,

    Ce petit coin de paradis peint à la gouache apporte une belle émotion. J'aime les hautes herbes qui sont certes envahissantes parfois ! Cependant ce côté sauvage me plaît et lorsque le vent les brasse je trouve cela vivifiant, vrai, la nature à l'état sauvage.
    Je trouve que tu as magnifiquement bien créer l'atmosphère et ce travail à la gouache est splendide.

    Gros bisous ❁❀❁

  2. Absolutely lovely! I didn't know you were a watercolor fan too. Those littles mauve flowers are just delightful amidts all that blue green.

  3. BEAUTIFULLY painted, Mary!! Love the splash of purples...

  4. I've worked with gouache --but I never have a very good result. I should try harder...! You've certainly got a handle on it. This is gorgeous!


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