Thursday, May 3, 2012

paintpartyfriday!

description of twinkling h2o

8" x 10" print out of photo of my hollyhocks in black and white. Then I went in and used twinkling h2o to begin painting!

21 comments:

Diane ~ said...

Peggy i LOVE this! the color palette you chose is lovely! What is "twinkling H2o"? Is that a product or a Photoshop "thingie" ?? Regardless it's Beautiful! :)

Jeanette said...

Peggy, I love how you did this one.
Beautiful.

craftattack said...

Lovely picture, the soft colours are great! Valerie

Netty said...

Loving the wonderful colours you've used. Happy PPF, Annette x

ArtMuseDog and Carol said...

delightful and very elegant ~ thanks, namaste, ^_^

Debbie said...

Very beautiful colors. Hollyhocks will always remind me of my grandmother's garden. What is twinkling H20?

Molly said...

what a great idea for a starting point. i love how it turned out... beautiful dimension to the flowers!

Giggles said...

Great colors!! I love sparkling h2os...I keep forgetting to use them!! Thanks for the reminder!

Hugs Giggles

Stephanie Mealor Corder said...

I LOVE Hollyhocks- especially the single bloomers like this. I actually broke down and ordered some last month- can't WAIT! Thanks for reminding me of what I can expect!
Happy PPF,
Stephanie

kristin maynes said...

This is so pretty! Love your work! Happy PPF!

Carolyn Dube said...

When I first saw your flowers I wondered if it was vintage wallpaper- it is stunning. Love the sepia look to it too!

Caitlyn (ladyphlogiston) said...

pretty! that color splash effect is so cool

minnemie said...

I also nee dot know what "twinkling H2o" is?:-) It is a very intriguing piece.

minnemie said...

PS; absolutely LOVE your banner picture:-)

Scarlett Clay said...

The colors are so lovely, this is a beautiful piece!

Anne said...

Really sweet and lovely piece, great job! <3

carlarey said...

This started out as a black and white photo? Amazing! It's beautiful.

WrightStuff said...

I love the vintage feel to this. So pretty.

Viola said...

Lovely! :) something new to me, twinkling h20..

Faye said...

Beautiful coloration, Peggy.

Nancy McCarroll - Arts, Crafts and Favorites said...

Lovely hollyhocks. I am going to try and borrow your technique on some sort of painting in the future...