Rainbow Lilies

Green Lily.

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Blue Lily.

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Violet Lily.

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Sculpting With Sticks

ikebana 

|ˌɪkɪˈbɑːnənoun [ mass noun ] the art of Japanese flower arrangement, with formal display according to strict rules.

ORIGIN Japanese, literally living flowers, from ikeru keep alive + hana flower.

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“Always I Win” Matilda

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Title: “Always I Win” Matilda
Medium: acrylic paint on paper
Size: 330mm x 200mm
Description: preparation for painting the flowers and Matilda portraits on the ‘Love Raises Matilda’s Head’ canvas.

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Sketching the Bird of Paradise flowers (from the Matilda collage made from photographs) I am identifying simple forms, paying attention to backgrounds, shadows, directional lines.

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