Marybeth Heikes

Paintings in Watercolor & Mixed Media

Heliotropes at Midnight

Heliotropes at Midnight

Acrylic collage

This vertical composition of sunflowers continues to fascinate me. It is my favorite flower — a showy, bright flower, in endless varieties! These blooms are from my garden last year, teamed up with a striped cloth bought at the farmers market. For the sake of design, the cloth is altered, emphasizing the flowers. The textured papers are hand-painted, and part of the purple-hued cloth is actually the frottage technique using oil pastels with acrylic paint on top of it. Lately I have been experimenting with other ways of applying paint to the papers.

Posted in Stunning Still Lifes on February 10, 2010.

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Original 15″ × 22″

Framed in 27x20 silver standard metal frame. Double mats of light beige and sand.

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Actual image size is 6.82″×10″.

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Print 11″ × 14″

Actual image size is 9.55″×14″.

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Actual image size is 13.64″×20″.

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