Description Wild beach roses bloom into fall with the simple pink flowers nestling among their 'rose hips' fruits. The late blooming purple asters and early falling leaves combine to set a colorful natural bouquet.The soft background contrasts with the realistic flowers for a look that works in both contemporary and traditional settings.
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.