Monthly Archives: June 2015

Blowsy peony…

The peonies have flowered well this year after being moved, divided and replanted. Unusually they remained upright (for the most part) until the rain lashed down, knocked most of the flowers off and left just one or two splattered on … Continue reading

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Sweet peas 2

Just a little sketch of some more sweet peas. Yes, Carol they do grow more flowers… you have to stop them forming the seed pods ‘cos if the seeds pods form they think their job is done! I had hoped to do … Continue reading

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Sweet peas…

Pick sweet peas and you’ll have lots more, I’m told. So I did. And I do. I find flowers so very, very hard to paint. This was wet on wet, I’m rarely successful with this. The background was an afterthought. … Continue reading

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