Description A soft woodsy patch of wildflowers (Star of Bethlehem) and a butterfly set the stage for a reminder: 'Give kindness, Find balance, spread peace, share joy.The painting is a watercolor by Sharon Himes and the soft background contrasts with realistic flowers and leaves for a classic look that will be appreciated by anyone who enjoys nature.
Sharon Himes, Pocomoke Forest Member Since May 2007 Artist Statement Sharon Himes celebrates nature with watercolor and acrylic paintings of wildflowers and native birds as well as landscapes, seascapes and coastal scenes on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.
Her work was featured in American Artist magazine and is widely collected in the region. The book, 'Watercolor Artists Flower Handbook' includes the chapter: 'Experiencing nature through sketching' by Sharon Himes showing her unique approach to painting.
Original paintings are available through sharonhimes.com site and various galleries and Sharon's woodlandseasons.com blog has her nature commentary.