Thursday, October 11, 2012

pumpkin patch

Pumpkin Patch
ink and watercolor wash on cold pressed paper
5.5 x 7.5 inches
©Ann Thompson Nemcosky
Yep. It's pumpkin week here at BlueBird Hill. This is a scene inspired by our visit to the BOOger Hollar Pumpkin Patch last weekend. It was late afternoon, the light was magical, and the pumpkins all lined up and waiting for their new homes seemed to glow.  This is where I purchased the gourds used in my sketch, while Kiddo selected a large pumpkin to grace our front porch. I also got a bunch of Indian corn for our front door. And yes, that really is the name of the pumpkin patch.


Sue said...

Ann, I knew this was late afternoon before reading the post. You nailed both the light and the depth perfectly.

Your watercolor work is very inspiring.

Jennifer Rose Phillip said...

i miss seeing pumpkin patches this time of year and stalls on the side of the road with pumpkins almost the same size as your car lol

Teresa said...

This is wonderful... I love it!! Such yummy color and light. Great job.

CrimsonLeaves said...

Pure delicious eye candy for me, Ann. One of my favorites to date and you have beautiful paintings all of the time. Something just grabs me here...I love your style on this one so much.

Jennifer Edwards said...

Oh. My. This is absolutely coloricious!! Beautifully drawn and painted Ann!

Susan Walker Art said...

I have been dieing to get to patch and this winderful piece makes me long for it even more!


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