Flaming Flowers

Here's the result of all that waxing and dyeing! Both pieces have been steamed and the wax removed. My goal with these was to create abstracts that were suggestive of flowers without being too literal. Did I achieve it? Would love to hear your thoughts.

batik silk painting Flaming Flower 2
Flaming Flower 2, 9 x 12. Dyes and wax on silk

 

batik silk painting Flaming Flower 1
Flaming Flower 1, 9 x 12. Dyes and wax on silk