RHODODENDRONS BREAK INTO BLOOM- WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

Spring slowly moves towards summer and my rhododendrons’ buds start to unfold into blousy blooms. I tried this before, last week, but over-emphasised the colours and deadened the image. This version looks a bit weak, but the freshness is retained and the lefthand bloom captures the attention to my satisfaction.

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RHODODENDRONS IN THE AFTERNOON SUNSHINE – WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

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I reported some issues with paintings on my last two posts, so to take a break from the projects I was struggling with, I decided to splash some colour around and paint a few  flowers,  especially now that the garden is in full flood with  the good weather we are having.

This is one of the rhododendron bushes that grow in my garden that I spotted in full flower and illuminated by the afternoon sun.

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