Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Mellow Yellow

Some days are bright blues and pinks other days are deep rich tones of browns and reds. Yesterday, out of the garden came a single yellow flower that found its mellow place against a dark background of burnt umber and alizarin crimson. Can you see the dark clouds?

Mellow Yellow 6″ x 6″
Oil on Panel


  1. Love it - crimson in clover, over and over! Helen want to follow your blog - can you send her a link at

  2. Thanks Jill for visiting my blog, I love your little painting and the choice of colors, great execution of the glass bottle.

  3. I love this flower...I bet you nailed it on the first try ! :)
    The colors are so warm and inviting Jill. I mean it when I say, its so fun and inspiring to paint with you.

  4. A pleasure going through your beautiful blog
    if you like poetry, I invite you to my blog.
    you have a nice week.