Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Stargazer Lily

"Stargazer Lily"
6" x 6"
oil on gessobord
I painted this lily twice. The first time I spent more than two hours trying to make it work and of course ended up with an overworked panel and a not so alive lily. I didn't want to give up and decided to wipe it off, what gave me relief and freedom, and to try it again. For the second time I focused on values and not details and tried to work as fast as I could... As a result I've got a lively flower study. Never give up!
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