Two more batik florals join my bouquet of funky, colorful peony-inspired silk paintings. This previous post and the ones before it showed their development. I find it so fascinating watching how what seems at first like unrelated shapes, come together to form a semblance of a flower, as successive layers of dye and wax are painted.
[break] Peony in Joy 3, 10 x 8. Dyes and wax on silk [break] Peony in Joy 4, 10 x 8. Dyes and wax on silk [break] This is what Peony in Joy 3 & 4 might look like in your breakfast room. [break] And here they are together with # 1 and 2. [break]
They are available for purchase at Waverly Artists Gallery in Cary NC. [break]