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Saturday, August 07, 2010

Mum's the Word

The next flower is a chrysanthemum in scarlet and fuchsia:













Followed by a closeup of a hydrangea in violet and pink:













This one's a little too subtle. As I said, I learn something with every piece I weave. This one would have been better if I'd used more saturated colors. As it is, it's a little too abstract. Maybe overpainting with dye? Dunno.

4 comments:

Laura said...

Sometimes subtle is good. And it's not wet finished yet....

Cheers,
Laura

Deb Mc said...

ahh, I vote for overpainting with dye!

Teresa Ruch said...

Your shadings through weave structures are nice.
Teresa

neki desu said...

i would leave it as is . it will engage the viewer trying to "read" it.