Shapes of Nature

While contemplating how to paint a "contemporary watercolor", I had the thought to emphasis the shapes I found in nature with gouache. The gouache flattens and brings out the shapes I found.

All pieces have been protected by mat sealant.

Peony Flat
Peony Flat

Watercolor, gouache, mounted on birch frame 20x20" $400

Oakleaf Revision
Oakleaf Revision

Watercolor, gouache, mounted on birch frame 20x20" $400

Peony Centered
Peony Centered

Watercolor, gouache, mounted on birch frame 20x20" $400

Nandina Red
Nandina Red

Watercolor, gouache, mounted on birch frame 20x20" $400

Beetle, Flower &Pod
Beetle, Flower &Pod

Watercolor, gouache, mounted on birch frame 20x20" $400

Monarch Stop
Monarch Stop

Watercolor, gouache, mounted on birch frame 20x20" $400

Orange View
Orange View

Watercolor, gouache, mounted on birch frame 20x20" $400