Thursday, November 7, 2013

Last of the Hydrangeas from France - moleskine drawing with watercolors


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"Last of the Hydrangeas"
pen & ink with watercolors in Moleskine sketchbook
October 2013 ~ Château-Chervix, France

This drawing was done last month while I was in France. These hydrangeas (hortensias) were on the table in the kitchen of the rental house. Combined with lively croton leaves in the vase, the pale blueish lavender and pink hydrangeas greeted us when we arrived at the house. They were very pretty, but fading fast by the time we left. I forgot this was in my sketchbook, or I would have posted it last month! oops! :o))

It's been raining, raining, raining here in Holland, so not much drawing outside has been happening. I also can't get a decent photo of my sketchbook because every day is so overcast (i.e., dismal grey). We still have spring bulbs to plant in our garden too, which needs to happen soon before we float away! lol


tot ziens,
Judy
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