5.16.2012

White Walnut Painting

...Another dark shirt stretched over a piece of book-board from an old defunct encyclopedia, & painted on. I was trying to do the white walnut tree, and that particular tree does not have flowers. Actually its pretty boring. So I needed flowers or buds, and found that there is a tree in the white walnut family with these beautiful whitish buds. So its a cross of two types of white walnut trees. After I was done, with just an och-re background, I decided to fade some red from the top, as if dusk...