Thursday, September 3, 2015

PLANT LIFE

I have been working on two paintings.  Plant Life:  Male  and Plant Life: Female.  I think you'll get the titles when you see them.





This one, is 


Plant Life: Male


Half sheet (15 x 22 inches) on Arches 140# cold press



12 comments:

Sadami said...

Is Goergia O'Keeffe's influence? Work is beautiful. Cheers, Sadami

RH Carpenter said...

Oh, Sadami, if you think this was influenced by Georgia, wait until you see the Female one! ha ha

Jennifer Rose Phillip said...

very nice shadows :)

Caroline Simmill said...

Lovely painting!

CrimsonLeaves said...

Those greens are gorgeous, Rhonda!!

E.M. Corsa said...

Oh Rhonda, I love this. I love seeing a painting done with lots of greens IF it's done right and you did just that. Beautiful!

RH Carpenter said...

Thanks so much for the comments on this one, Jennifer Rose, Caroline, Sherry (I know you love greens!), and Elizabeth (thanks so much - to think I used to be afraid of greens! ha ha)

hw (hallie) farber said...

Beautiful--I'll be waiting for the female.

Bruce Sherman said...

Good morning Rhonda... A nice study that makes this male feel.,.. "green with envy."

Good Painting!
Warmest regards,
Bruce

RH Carpenter said...

Thanks so much, Hallie. I hope you are doing well and that you are having a better year!!

Bruce, thanks so much, glad you enjoyed this one :)

http://carolking.wordpress.com said...

I like the male plant. Can't wait to see the female one.

RH Carpenter said...

Thanks, Carol. I have the another female on the board and it will be finished soon.