Saturday, June 1, 2013

Purple Splotched Lilies

Aren't these splotchy speckly lilies in my garden amazing?

They inspired me to paint this watercolor. I did wet on wet with plenty of splotches sprayed on with a toothbrush to give it some texture. Let me know what you think!

What are your favorite flowers to paint?


  1. Hi Emma
    I came to return your visit. I'm so glad I came by. Your blog is wonderful. I'm your newest follower and fan. Hope you will visit me again soon.
    Angel @ sewcraftyangel@blogspot

  2. So cool! I wish I could paint! Thanks for stopping by my blog earlier b

  3. This is lovely - you've really nailed the colours there :)

    Thanks for linking up!

    Sarah @ A Cat-Like Curiosity

  4. You did an awesome job! How beautiful! Thanks a bunch for sharing your art with us @ My Favorite Posts SHOW OFF Weekend Blog Party!

    The Wondering Brain

  5. wow- those are so pretty and airy and light- gorgeous! I am also saying hello to ya from WBP week 8! happy weekend!

  6. The lilies are beautiful and so is your painting! Love your flower art.

    My favorite flowers to draw or paint are sunflowers. My family gave me a bouquet as a gift during graduation, and I illustrated it here:

  7. Oh lovely lovely a very unusual and breathtaking lily! Thank you for stopping by Virginia Blogger's Club! Xox,