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Looking forward to the Fair on The Square where we have a stall. Preparations are in hand to produce small paintings in mounts and cards for sale. Great fun!

the first rose of summerRoses from the garden

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The second painting with reflections on Dale Chihuly’s sculptures at Kew. His works are inspired by nature……..more to come……

Two lilies with one bud

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The Dale Chihuly glass sculptures are magnificient and colourful. But in the Lily House the white ‘blooms’ showed the newly flowering lilies to perfection and the reflections of the sculptures in the water made for an interesting backdrop. More to come….

Lilies-with-three-buds

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Pretty little cosmos daisies, easy to grow and simple to paint. But nothing too botanical!

Daisies

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The orchid festival is over but the Dale Chihuly glass works at Kew next month will be keenly awaited.

orchids

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Costus Comosus

This fine Ginger plant flowering in the Temperate House at Kew. Away from the crowds viewing the last week of the orchid festival…

Ginger Flower

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Waterlily

Beautiful Nymphaea to catch the eye in the Waterlily House at Kew.

Waterlily

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