It’s Spring here, and those that are lucky enough to be able to grow them, are currently enjoying the glory that is a good tulip.
MY tulips didn’t flower at all last year, so I was happy to see the beginnings of a half dozen small buds …
until Bear crashed through them and decapitated the lot.
My friend Bells of Bellsknits however has been luckier with HER green thumb, as evidenced by this:
[ photo used with her permission of course ]
Strange really how much I just adore this photo, because I’m not ordinarily a huge fan of the yellow …
Anyway, love this image I do, and so I decided to see if I could draw it.
So, herewith, my fumbling attempt to sharpen up my somewhat rusty drawing skills [ and despite that self-deprecation, yes I am rather pleased with how this came out ]
I may tinker with it some more … try to catch that hint of mauve at the top of the stem that I couldn’t see on the other [ iPad] screen … or I may leave well enough alone.