Beautiful roses in a common jam... by Netta Pickering

Beautiful roses in a common jam jar!

Roses from my yard in N. Georgia. Mixed Media. Soluble oils and watercolor pencil, on Canson Watercolor paper, 140lb.
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Roses are beautiful whatever they are placed in! You did a great painting here Netta with your mixed medium!
over 5 years ago
Thank you so much, Ray, I appreciate your great comment. Warm regards, Netta
over 5 years
wow, just beautiful, love roses, looks very real :}
over 5 years
another realy well painted picture ...lovely detail and great realism...do you make jam as well netta ?...john
over 5 years
Thank you, John, for such a lovely comment. No I do not make jam, my daughter was selling these products for a while, and this jam was really good! Warm regards, Netta
over 5 years
I love the way that you have done the glass Netta - I can really see the water... this is great.

David
over 5 years
Thank you so much, David, for your lovely comment. Not sure how I missed it, but much appreciated. Warm regards, Netta
over 4 years
This is lovely, Netta! Beautiful roses and love the jar too! Excellent!
over 4 years
Thank you so much, Mary, for that lovely comment. Warm regards, Netta
over 4 years
wonderful Hi, I'm the administrator for the group (deleted), and I'd love you to add this picture to the group.
[accept 4004] beautiful art work
over 4 years
Gary, I'm not sure I ever saw your invitation, thank you so much ofr the inclusion in your group. Netta
over 3 years
Lovely work, Netta! I do like the two contrasting colours of the roses, and the grill really sets it all off
over 3 years
Thank you Sue for such a lovely ocmment. I picked these roses from my yard and this is one of my favorite paintings, it always makes me smile :) Netta
over 3 years
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Artist Statement
for Netta Pickering
Netta PickeringOriginally from Northern Ireland, I came to America in 1956.
I have been drawing since I was a child, maybe eight or nine years old.
I have had no formal training of any kind other than in high school. I have painted in oils, acrylics, watercolors and pastels,
I appreciate all the kind comments from so many wonderful artists on PIL.
Is it important to you to share your art with others and if so, how do you react to people who do not like your work?
How would I react? Probably be wounded as these are my babies who I created with all my being but later would think is it a valid comment?If its constructive... view answer
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