Spring expectations for 2016 are illustrated with hummingbirds on this silk satin scarf (70" x 20") originating as a watercolor which was introduced in February as 25 archival prints entitled "Flying Jewels". This scarf is posted on my web site: www.lisaholley.com Click here to buy … [Read more...]
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Hummingbirds, "Flying Jewels" has been completed and the archival prints (29"h x 19"w) have been returned, signed and ready to go! This is now posted on my web site: www.lisaholley.com The floral identification "key" is almost completed and I'll post it this week. Click here to buy … [Read more...]
Wild Flower Butterfly Scarf: A new scarf design to welcome spring. Or perhaps, to celebrate Valentine's day? This butterfly is composed from wild flowers found on my mountain hikes. 100% silk satin, 36" x 36" with hand rolled hems. Please visit my web site to place an order. Perhaps it … [Read more...]
Happy New Year! The male Calliope Hummingbird is now added to the bottom of the painting and the female Calliope is penciled in at the middle, left of the foxglove. I'm planning to take the finished painting to the printer next week, so my next post will have a "professional" photo, done … [Read more...]
The 2nd hummingbird has been added. He is a black-chinned hummingbird. Needless to say, there aren't any black flowers which would be desirable for nectar, so I chose red clover and a day lily bud from the "dark" palette. One of my blog recipients reminded me that an even number of birds … [Read more...]
Many of you have asked what size brushes I use (#000-#1). I've placed a dime by my brushes with the Rufous Hummingbird so you can actually see the brush sizes. I have about 50 brushes, each is a different size with unique characteristics and effects. Each brush is composed from different … [Read more...]