Thursday, August 1, 2013

SOLD ~ Queen of the Night Black Tulip Painting by Floral Artist Nancy Medina

Queen of the Night Black Tulips
by Nancy Medina

Palette Knife/Oil on Archival Panel

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Queen of the Night Black Tulips is the newest daily painting in Flower Mound Studio. Based on my favorite tulips of the Dallas Arboretum, I washed transparent reds into shadow and light, laying in sea greens nearby to push the temperature vibration. I spread the paint like thin strips of butter in a pattern of shattered stained glass. It seemed fitting to put those juicy colors on as thick as possible and make that color bounce!

1 comment:

CrimsonLeaves said...

Lovely and your description is even better. I like the stained glass analogy.