Rather than paint from a photograph, I chose to paint from memory the orchids I saw on display during my recent visit to the Naples Botanical Gardens. It's doubtful a botanist would recognize these as orchids, but that's how I remember it!
March 16, 2023
March 3, 2023
It's been 9 months since my dear husband, Richard, passed away. I'm still struggling with my grief. I cried while I created this mixed-media piece. It helps to keep busy.
9x12 mixed media on wood board (acrylics)
inkjet transfer printed on deli paper