Tuesday, December 27, 2011

The Rose


The Rose    SOLD
I can't believe it but this is the first rose I have painted and it was really
fun to paint it from life, since my house seems to be full of flowers.
Thought you might enjoy this quote from Eleanor.


I once had a rose named after me and I was very flattered. But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalogue: no good in a bed, but fine up against a wall.Eleanor Roosevelt


6 x 6 in. oil painting



7 comments:

  1. Reds and greens really pop. Maybe the best one yet!!

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  2. Excellent job on this rose, Fay. Wow, and your first painting of a rose? I love the Eleanor Roosevelt quote.

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  3. Sweet painting. Interesting/funny quote. I would of never guessed who said it.

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  4. Fay congratulations on your painting and the sale. Think you will be painting more roses? And what a quote from Eleanor!

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  5. There is a lucky girl out there that now has your beautiful rose. Gotta love that quote.

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