|Roses on the Picket Fence|
Copyright 2016 Hirschten
Oil on Canvas 18" x 36"
Prints available on Fine Art America
There is simply the rose; it is perfect in every moment of its existence.
Before a leaf-bud has burst, its whole life acts; in the full-blown flower there is no more; in the leafless root there is no less. Its nature is satisfied and it satisfies nature in all moments alike.
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you want to learn to paint florals like this join me at the
Art and Soul Retreat September 2016 in Virginia Beach
for a workshop on Victorian Flower Painting!