succulents + gouache.
Sean and I have been messing more and more with gouache painting. Last Saturday, we decided to pain some succulents + cacti. Sean was really deepening his color palettes by layering and I was working the opposite by totally washing everything out since I want to be better with the water side of paints and…
From my sketchbook this week. An assortment of cacti and succulents.
I’d always like my collection to be larger, but alas, the ones I do have, are currently doing really well and it makes tending and caring quite easy. What kinds of house plants do you like?
Showing some kids at school how to shoot for blogging. We played with fancy cameras and iphones and this simple iphone shot was my favorite of the day.
plant life, 5.20
Tending to my vast array of succulents.
I love spring, summer, and tending to my succulents. They are really loving this recent turn of events–the sun!
jade plant, 4.13
I’m obsessed with succulent plants; but lately, I’ve been really focused, extra keen, what not on jade plants in particular. My mum purchased me this adorable one a few weeks back and he finally has a home in the perfect planter.
Birthdays are so succulent…
Tomorrow I join the quarter-century old club, and as a welcome gift as entrance into a life of tending to my garden, bread baking, knitting, and other granny-like endeavors (because I’m old, people!), my Mum bought me some various succulents and their new, brightly painted potted homes. The succulents, purchased at our favorite farm, Spiderweb…