Orchids

Susan M. Carter's avatar Susan M. Carter

The pieces of this still life are Chinese in nature. I decided to paint the picture on rice paper with Chinese ink brushes. This harkens back to Chinese calligraphy and silk work. The painting is "framed" in Thai silk in order to refer to ancient scrolls.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 2-D
  • Depth: 2D
  • Medium: Watercolor
  • Width: 57 inches
  • Year created: 2012
  • Height: 59 inches