Beginning Peony

beginning peony

I am taking a class with Kristy Rice on Craftsy – Fresh Florals. I love her expressive style and bright colors so I am enjoying the process.  This is the beginning of a peony flower.

Flower with dagger brush

dagger flower 2

More practice with the dagger brush.  This is Winsor & Newton professional paints and some M. Graham on Arches hot pressed paper.

Warm up with the dagger brush

warm up dagger brush

Warming up on some Arches hot press with some new paints and a new “dagger” brush!