Azaleas as Bright as the Sun

Riva Brown Watercolor


When Spring is new and the Azaleas bloom, we all exhale and put the long Winter behind us. These sunny yellow Azaleas embody this attitude of exultation.

The Technical Challenge

Without distracting from this core message of Springtime, how to offset the colors of Azalea bushes, their leaves and flowers? For this composition, I blurred together the colors of the flowers with a sky blue to create the background