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Flower Portraits
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Jennifer Meeder
San Diego , California - United States
Watercolor - Nature


I enjoy the challenge of being a "purist" when painting with
watercolors. There is a childhood simplicity about the medium; water, paint, and paper (and in my case a CD continuously playing) that keeps me loyal. Music distracts my mind from not over thinking the creative process of painting. I also enjoy seeing the public's surprised reaction to the bright and bold colors that can be obtained with watercolors. Watercolor paintings don't have to be from a "wishy-washy palette.

I have been a back yard gardener here in Southern California for over 20 years and bring my garden indoors to my home studio. Each fresh and vibrant flower "portrait" is a study in color and shape. These realistic watercolors capture the character of each petal, leaf, and hue. Flowers bring enjoyment to the senses, visually and emotionally. I hope that my paintings instill the viewer with the same delight. Someone once said to me about my floral paintings, "It's as if you could almost reach out and...
phone: 619-287-6425
website: www.JenniferMeeder.com
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Vicky Ring
2012-08-14 18:55:41
First time to see real flowers painted and not a photo. Very amazing.
ivy marie
2009-07-05 08:14:15
this looks refreshing. nice work.
Britt O'Keefe
2008-02-15 20:02:31
this is incredibly done
josh cox
2007-11-20 03:39:29
very nice not almost but does look like a photograph
Melissa A Benson
2007-07-25 11:46:38
Beautiful realistic watercolor!
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