Wednesday, December 2, 2009

"Checkered Lily"

"Checkered Lily"
oil on canvas, 8"x 16" x 1"
$200 plus $15 shipping

This little checkered lily is from Jacksonville, Oregon and is a member of an endangered species of Fritillaria known as Gentner's Fritillary. It only exists in 3 small pockets in Oregon and California. I happened to be there a few years ago during spring and found a few blooming in the wild. I thought it would be fun to put in paint with it's dusty outside and flaming interior...

1 comment:

  1. What an exquisite surprise blooms! Lovely, Kristen!

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