Thursday, March 29, 2012

Renate Arends - "The Last Tulip"



Title : The Last Tulip

Artist : Renate Arends (Netherlands)

Medium & support : Watercolor and paper

Size : 24 x 32 cm.

Blog : http://renatearends.blogspot.com

28 comments:

sidmar said...

This is gorgeous Renate, love it.

Alexander said...

hi, you were certainly very fast... and it is a great one

Polly Madel said...

Lovely painting. I just found out about this site.

SYLVIANE said...

Super, Renate, and you suceeded where , for the moment, I failed...

Cheri said...

Nice Renate,

renate said...

Hai Sidmar:) Second comment! How sweet of you:)

Hai Alexander:) I can be very fast, it just depence on wath it is:) Thank you for your comment!

Hello Polly:) I hope you will join it too! Always great pictures!

Hello Sylviane:) I'm sure you will suceed too. Thank you for your lovely comment:)

Hello Cheri:) Thank you so much, I really appreciate your comment!

Anonymous said...

of course being from Holland you know all about tulips, don t you? this particular one is real nice. very well done !
mico

renate said...

Hai Mico!!! Ha ha ha would that be the reasons this one came out well?
Thank you, nice to hear from you:)

Nelvia said...

Love the closer crop you put on this and the emphasis it gives. You just made this wonderful.

renate said...

Hello Nelvia:) I didn't crop! I made the photo like the painting is:) Thank you for your lovely comment!

mohepi said...

Hi, Renate ! Gorgeous, really, both background and subject are perfectly painted !

Judy said...

You already know what I think: Oh wat mooi! :)

renate said...

Hi Monique:) Thank you for your kind comment:)

Hai Judy:)Yes I know what you think. Dankjewel!

Nan Johnson said...

Renate - beautiful work. I love the delicate look of your tulip against that wonderful background. Lovely.

renate said...

Hello Nan:) Thank you, but to be honest; they are all very nice, aren't they?

Angela said...

So soft so beautiful.

Nelvia said...

Got to tell you I love this rendition, has to be one of the best and there are many good ones in this challenge - bravo

Ignacio Avalos Rodriguez said...

Hi Renate!
Very nice watercolor!
you did an excellent job with the detail on the flower.
Excellent job!
Best regards...

renate said...

Hello Angela, Nelvia and Ignacio:) Thank you for your kind words!

watercolorpainting said...

Renate, jij hebt ook een mooie inzending van de tulp, mooie kleuren happy painting!

Beatriz Abel said...
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Beatriz Abel said...

Renate, this tulip is one of your watercolors more beautiful, is a very accomplished, I loved it

renate said...

Hello Joke and Beatriz:) Thank you for your lovely comments, I appreciate them!

Krystyna Szczepanowski said...

Can I see the shadow of the tulip on the leaf?
Very smart! Love it!

renate said...

Hello Krystyna:) Yes it is:) Thank you for your sweet words!

Syls said...

Delicate,beautiful work

Kara K. Bigda said...

What a lovely rendering Renate -- such light and delicate washes. Very beautiful.

renate said...

Hello Sylvia en Kara:) Thank you both for you comments!