they look alive and well to me! beautiful painting joan! love the colors, just lovely!
You have treated the artificial flowers like real ones and that is a triumph! Brass also is showing well. Hope that you can get around ..sounds like a nightmare storm headed your way. Stay safe and warm and happy in front of the easel, Joan.:-)
Oh, I agree with Suz, these are beautiful and no one would have guessed they weren't fresh from the garden...just so Springy...I can hardly wait!
Oh these are GLoRIOUS -- and they look fresh as any flower! Stay warm and safe in all that snow!
I agree with all above Joan, lovely painting, and you wouldn`t know that they are artificial either my friend. All the best Joan.Vic.
Hi Joan!...You've kept your usual bright ... warm and cheery touch in this floral!"A change is as good as a rest"... as the old saying goes Joan! A lovely little gem!Good Painting!Warmest regards,Bruce
Hi Suzanne, Thank you so much for the visit. Your work is breathtaking. I am truly honored by you comments and visit. All the best to you.Joan
Hi Cathyann, Thank you for your comment on my tulips. It so encouraging to receive your opinion. I am a big fan of your still life paintings. We lucked out with the weather. It turned to rain. Thank you for your concern. All the best to youJoan
Hi Sandy, Thank you so much for your visit. I appreciate your generous comment on my tulips. All the best to youJoan
Hi Lin, Thank you your comment and visit. I appreciate your visits and in fact I am on my way to visit your blog. All the best to youJoan
Hi Vic, Thank you my friend. I didn't expect the wonderful comments on this painting. It is all so encouraging. Also, just got an email. Brian's dvd is on the way. Wow, this may be the shot in the arm I need to get me back to my landscape paintings. Thanks again my friend. All the bestJoan
Dear Bruce, I am so happy you paid me a visit. Thank you for your support and encouraging words. It's been awhile since you posted. You must be exhausted after you last monumental painting. I do hope the show went well for you.All the best to youJoan
I love this painting Joan! The tulips certainly look real to me! The vase is painted perfectly as well.
Hi Hilda, Thank you for the visit. Oh, yes, it's time to look towards the spring. So I have decided to practice my floral paintings. Have a great day.Joan