Friday, June 29, 2012

philosophy 101

watercolor

"I saw then that here was a philosopher 
as well as a gardener - 
though I knew beforehand 
that all true gardeners became, 
sooner or later, 
philosophers."
 - David Grayson, Adventures in Understanding

sharing at APR and PPF

42 comments:

  1. Your artwork is so beautiful and well done ~ thanks, ^_^ (A Creative Harbor)

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  2. These look good enough to eat! Your highlights are amazing.

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  3. You are oh so good at this. they are the most beautiful peppers I've ever seen painted! Wow! Good! Wow! Really good. HPPF.

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  4. wonderful peppers, love them. Happy PPF, Annette x

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  5. oh boy, these are wonderful - it looks like you could just reach out and pick them up!

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  6. Love the peppers and the way you captured the light. Happy PPF!

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  7. The artwork is stunning, and I love the quote!

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  8. Your peppers are awesome. I like the yellow ones the best myself. Happy PPF

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  9. These are really brilliant ... love 'em. The quote is so right though ... you must have great fun finding them.

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  10. you are the best artist ever, seriously Minn. You capture light on objects like no other. you amaze me my friend.
    Best,
    Jenn

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  11. Hello Minnemie:) I love your peppers. So nice and realistic! Great job!

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  12. these look good enough to eat! i just need some carrots, tomatoes, and honey mustand dressing :)

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  13. Oh so GORGEOUS- I love this!
    Happy PPF,
    Stephanie

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  14. Oh gosh! These are really wonderful! You are so talented. :)

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  15. Absolutely brilliant Minn,
    The way you have caught the light makes them look so real. Amazing!

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  16. these look yummy enough to eat! Love it!

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  17. freaking stunning... you are like a watercolour god...xx

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  18. Wonderful rendition of peppers, you really have lots of talent.

    Darla

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  19. You pepper painting is so very gorgeous!
    Love seeing your new paintings each Friday!
    ♥♥♥
    Happy PPF!!
    Mary
    Mixed-Media Map Art

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  20. My guinea pig would follow you after painting his favorite food ♥
    Looks fantastic

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  21. Delicious and fresh, awesomely rendered!

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  22. Wonderful, wonderful watercolor!

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  23. i love food paintings! and I like your peppers. Yum!
    I can smell them from here.

    happy PPF



    Mimi Torchia Boothby Watercolors

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  24. Wow, so shiny and three dimensional! I am in awe of the highlights. I've actually picked up some white acrylic paint, and a white prismacolor pencil AND a white gel pen to do some highlights on my stuff but I usually chicken out. Haha. ;D

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  25. Fantastic saying and wonderful veggies. I love them, good in 2 egg whites for lunch. Blessings, Janet PPF

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  26. Beautiful! That would look great on my dining room wall. I love gorgeous art in the dining room.

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  27. what fetching, glorious peppers! astounding

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  28. Love the tone set in this painting. Wonderful!

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  29. Fabulous art! Makes me want to make a Greek salad at midnight!!

    Hugs Giggles

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  30. Mmmm, those colors look good. I think you've really captured the character of those peppers.

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  31. super painting - the depth of your colors is amazing.
    cheers, dana
    you should do the interview for PPF!

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  32. Your peppers and your quote, so eloquently complement each other! They both are just perfect!!!

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  33. Beautiful still life. Happy Painting.

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