Friday, April 24, 2015

My Flower Garden...

so i have no green thumb!!!
unless i paint it!!!

heres my garden....
a long canvases...
no watering requiring!!
here's the steps...


color, i dragged the color with the credit card.....

green for grass....
again i used the credit card...
no watering required!!!

stamped flowers with cardboard tube....

titan buff in flowers...
i thought i was going to leave it at this point..
but it needed color...

i started with stabile color pencils....

but i didn't like the colors...
needed more color, back to acrylics...

needed some texture in the background....
found this in my moms basement, 
thought it would make a great texture...
still not sure what it is for!!!

dragged black around the edges, i just like the way it looks!!!

some writing in the painting....

and done.....

now where to hang it???

thanks for stopping by!!!

Happy Spring!!!


  1. Absolutely stunning - have a great weekend Denise

  2. Great springtime colours. You were right to go for the more vibrant acrylics.

  3. Beautiful colors and your design is amazing! I love that you don't limit yourself in your applicators/tools, and looks like you have a total blast of a time. Many blessings!

  4. What a great post. Excellent work Denise.:)

  5. gorgeous work! I love the texture you got for the grass. Gotta love those credit cards :) Happy PPF!

  6. Gorgeous and thanks for sharing your process.... the the way your shadows sit!

    Hugs Giggles

  7. Fabulous painting Denise!!! Love the tutorial :)

  8. Wow, beautiful and unique painting!!! Thanks for sharing the process, very interesting!

    Smiles from Belgium, Saskia :)

  9. thanks for showing us your process, love the canvas, so bright and spring like,

  10. This wonderful! Thank you so much for the steps, really interesting and with great results!

  11. Love, love, love this! My medium was always paper...scrapbooking. I am now, this year, learning about goal is to get some of my work on my bare walls. I can be very timid when I start a piece but with inspiration from people like you I am pushing myself along...trying new things and enjoying the process! Thanks for sharing!

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