Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Poppy Season, 5" x 7" watercolor on Arches 100% cotton rough w/c paper
I waited a few days to post this and then a few more to weigh in on it. But now I can say it: this one makes me deeply happy. It just...works. At least for me.
The true colors are a little brighter than what shows here, but strangely, the pencil lines seem less dominant in the real thing. I guess you'd just have to see this one to appreciate it like I do. Though you're not likely to because I will likely frame this one and keep it.
I met Sally forty years ago when I was twenty and she was the one in her sixties. I was a waitress at a Howard Johnson’s restaurant on...