Friday, August 30, 2013


Apple Basket
watercolor on cold pressed paper
5.5 x 7.5 inches
©Ann Thompson Nemcosky

It's nearly apple season season here in our southern mountains. Choosing to paint apples this time, I decided to place them in an old kitchen basket.The variety of textures in this composition was challenging to capture in paint. I did like the warm glow of the basket complementing the crisp, cool light on the apples. Now I'm thinking apple pie, apple bread, apple crisp, apple do you enjoy apples?


B Dav said...

The challenges you faced are definitely not evident. These look delicious!
Britt @ One&20

Katherine Thomas said...

Oh wow, Ann! Those apples are incredible! I really love this piece!

CrimsonLeaves said...

That looks so delicious and so homey. Apple brown Betty?

Polly Birchall said...

So good I feel that I could eat them

Jennifer Rose Phillip said...

you did a great job with the different textures :)

i am the only one around who likes apple pie, so if I made one I would have to eat the whole thing :p

Anonymous said...

Great art work. ..especially the basket.

Ann said...

Thanks everyone for your kind comments!
Jennifer, is eating an entire apple pie a problem? We love apple pie too :-)

Jennifer Rose Phillip said...

lol, no not a problem unless you count clothes not fitting after lol

Vicki Holdwick said...

Ann, this is exquisite! Would never have guessed you found it difficult. Thanks so much for sharing.



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