Look at these two Hibiscus flowers – one done in oil pastel, the other in watercolor:
Today I did still life studies of Hibiscus Flower again, like yesterday. Painting Hibiscus Flower in watercolor makes a big difference between today’s flowers and yesterday’s oil pastel flowers. The marks and shapes change with the medium and give the flowers a different flavour.
Hibiscus Flower studies in watercolor.
Painting something many times is like memorizing a song; you start to know how the light falls and can paint it later, from memory.
Yellow and gray blue background.
hibiscus flower artwork
Yellow and red and moody purple shadows.
Pink blooms and purple shadows.
Watercolor and oil pastel.
A pink blossom.
Vibrant reds and oranges contrast with cool purple.
Emerald green and elegant pinks.
Seafoam green and coral pinks.
Red hibiscus flower watercolor
Orange hibiscus flower
Watercolor flower with pastel accents..