A Curtain Call of Peonies

June 3, 2011

Heavy, nodding heads of tree peonies

Large flowering peony

“One gorgeous late-spring morning, the garden offering up masses of peonies as if in a curtain call . . .”
— Dominique Browning, Slow Love: How I Lost My Job, Put on Pajamas and Found Happiness

Watercolor and ink sketch of tree peony

5 Responses to “A Curtain Call of Peonies”

  1. beautiful water color. i have to go check on my peonies…they are in a very hidden part of my yard but about to bloom.

  2. Your sketch is magnificent.

    • Rosemary Says:

      Thank you! I wasn’t sure it was successful with just the watercolors, so I added the ink lines at the end. I think I managed to salvage the piece with that addition.

  3. Tirzah Says:

    I would love to use your watercolor & ink sketch for my twitter background design. May I have your permission to do so?

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