« Chokecherries »

Chokecherries (Prunus virginiana)

.....This was another challenge; painting a small subject very large.  I decided to use a limited palette, a basic triad of alizarin crimson, yellow ochre and French ultramarine.  Working large forces you to work quickly, and so detail sometimes gets sacrificed.  This is our daughter’s favorite.

The copyrights to the images on this website belong to Martha Hill Schafer. Images may not be modified,
reproduced, distributed, or publicly displayed without the express permission of the artist.


buy