Rose Color Peonies Painting.
“Flores Para Mi Madre”.
By Clina Polloni.
Oil on canvas board 16”x 20”.
I did this painting with my mother. She loves pink peonies and she asked me to paint it together.
The Rose Color Peonies painting belongs to the collection of “Flowers of Love”, Inspired by my poem “An Instant of Time”, about love and flowers.
- Draw the Peonies.
- Under paint and background: In acrylics, paint gold with a little bit of Alizarin Crimson.
- Painting: With acrylics or oils paint beautiful colors to create a harmony of magenta and whites.
- Sign your painting and enjoy it.
Supply: This painting can be done in 2 medias, Oil Paintings or Acrylics:
Acrylics: You can buy them at Michael’s or ACMoore. There are many brands of acrylic paintings that I have tested but the one that I like the most is SOHO, Urban Artistic Acrylic: Excellent paintings, sold at more reasonable price by Jerry’s Arterama. 3060 Wake Forest Road, Raleigh, NC 27609. (919) 876-6610.
Oil Paintings: You can buy them at Michael’s, ACMoore, but again the most affordable ones are at Jerry’s Arterama and their brand is LUKAS.
Canvas: 16″x 20″
- Titanium White
- Cadmium Yellow Light
- Cadmium Yellow Medium
- Cadmium Red Light
- Violet de Cobalt or Thio Violet or Deep Magenta
- Ultramarine Blue
- Sap Green
- Greenish Umber (Grumbacher) or a Deep Green
- Alizarin Crimson
- Prussian Blue
There are many affordable brushes in the market:
Walmart: FolkArt, Gold Taklon, fine details and shading.
Michael’s: 10pc “Artist’s Loft” white synthetic brushes.
Jerry’s Arterama: Pro Stroke-Power Creative, fine and medium brushes.
For Oil paintings, the best media is Refined Linseed Oil with Turpernoi. To clean the brushes Turpernoi. Glass container to mix media.
Easel (a simple table metal easel is fine).
Plate to mix colors or a paper/plastic Palette. SOHO has a very reasonable paper palette at Jerry’s Arterama.
For information about this painting visit: https://clinapolloni.com/rose-color-peonies-painting/
August and September 2019. The Rose Color Peonies Painting is exhibit at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre. 405 Brooks St, Wake Forest, NC 27587.
Call Clina: 919-841-3132
Visit Clina Polloni Art Studio and Gallery.
13 Garner Road, Franklinton NC 27525.
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