Orchid

orchid bloom final

A still life using palette knife and sneaking in a wee brush mark or two. This orchid is from the artificial flower company Bloom. A fine permanent model to try out technique before the frustration of perishable real ones.

~ by David Reid on June 2, 2015.

7 Responses to “Orchid”

  1. Real nice texturing David

  2. I love the pallette knife work.

    • Thanks Rosie! I’ve been really busy lately and it’s good to be painting again. This will hopefully turn into a wee series of palette knife paintings. Good fun! 🙂

  3. David there is a texture to this painting that is just delicious!

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