paperbarks in bloom- miniature pastel by maria paterson

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miniature pastel and pastel pencil on paper 10cm x 10cm

The paperbarks are in bloom at the momment, they smell like toffee and the parotts and honeyeaters are flocking to feed on them, Autumn is such an active time of year on the water.

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Working in traditional mediums,pastels,oil,ceramics.Using these mediums I seek to express my surroundings by weaving a tapestry of colours through my work and seeking the abstract within.

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  • © Linda Callaghan
    © Linda Callaghanabout 3 years ago

    beautiful work Maria…very pretty flowers…

  • HI Linda, so nice of you to say so, they are a beautiful flower

    – maria paterson

  • catherine walker
    catherine walkerabout 3 years ago

    Beautiful work..well done!

  • thankyou so much catherine

    – maria paterson

  • Cindy Schnackel
    Cindy Schnackelabout 3 years ago

    Beautiful work at any size!

  • maria paterson
    maria patersonabout 3 years ago

    thanks Cindy

  • louisegreen
    louisegreenabout 3 years ago

    Lovely work Maria! I love the toffee aroma that the trees have when they are in flower – no wonder the birds go crazy:-)

  • they are intoxicating arnt they.

    – maria paterson

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