Graphic Orchids, Monochrome Oil Painting on Canvas

Graphic Orchids monochrome oil painting on canvas

Orchids are among my favorite flowers. They are simultaneously so elegant, durable, and frail. In this oil painting, I attempted to juxtapose the delicacy of their form with their toughness… in other words, a rough and graphic artwork that is still “pretty”.

 

Graphic Orchids, oil painting and colored pencil on canvas, 100x100 cm
Graphic Orchids, oil and colored pencil on canvas, 100×100 cm

 

Graphic Orchids, detail, oil painting and colored pencil on canvas, 100x100 cm
Graphic Orchids, detail, oil and colored pencil on canvas, 100×100 cm

 

Graphic Orchids, detail, oil painting and colored pencil on canvas, 100x100 cm
Graphic Orchids, detail, oil and colored pencil on canvas, 100×100 cm

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  1. […] my expat friends found herself very much missing her days on Antwerp’s Eilandje. She saw my Graphic Orchids, and asked if I could create an artwork for her entryway in the same style as way to honor her time […]

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