Be Like The Flowers
7"w x 10"h
matted: 11"w x 14"h


I did this piece in Connie Furgason's class and decided to enter it into the 2006 Heritage Fall Fair contest and it won a 1st place ribbon.

I used Arches text Wove paper. Did a loose watercolor of some flowers and stems using Twinkles H2o's. My quote I did with walnut ink and Twinkles for the word "Flower" using my parallel pen as a dipping pen.

Words: Be like the flowers turn your faces to the sun. Kahlil Gibran



I double matted it with a bright yellow inner and a white outer mat. I used a Designer Metal Frame "Frosted Gold