6 x 8"
Oil painting on linen panel (Ray Mar)
I love the color combination in this one. That green is one of my favorite colors these days. The background went quickly and smoothly. I felt very confident sketching thinly with the yellow ochre before going back in with the thicker paint. Very enjoyable.
The reference photo was taken on October 16. I know this is a strange little plant, but I just love it and plan to paint more of them. In fact, I have a very large black and white acrylic on paper painting of a hearts-a-bustin' I did a while back tacked to my dining room wall. Here's a photo of the large bush on the path leading to the Epimedium Collection.