This weather happened today. As sad as this moment looks, I found flowers in my studio.
That's my mailman, across the street, and that's a view out my back door.
I decided to do some line drawings of flowers I hope to see grow in my yard.
And, I've been thinking about the botanical genus known as Ranunculus.
I made a small red felt flower a few years ago and it hangs in my back hall tied to a wall sconce. It sort of looks like a ranunculus.
During the stitching weekend, Kelly said that my walnut-indigo piece was beginning to look like a ranunculus flower. So, rather than to imagine what the flower looks like, I'm investigating flowers and drawing them in very basic and simple terms.
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