Vincent's Tulips | 10 x 20 inches | oil on linen | Private Collection | © Susan Pragaspathy, All Rights Reserved

Vincent's Tulips | 10 x 20 inches | oil on linen | Private Collection | © Susan Pragaspathy, All Rights Reserved

Floral Series

What is it that never ceases to appeal about painting blossoms, petals, leaves and stems? Perhaps it is a combination of the beauty of the paint itself and the fleeting nature of the blossom. The local tulip, dahlia, sunflower and gladioli farmers near where I live offer fresh and endless inspiration.

In the Spotlight | 10 x 20 inches | oil on linen  | ©Susan Pragaspathy, All Rights Reserved

In the Spotlight | 10 x 20 inches | oil on linen | ©Susan Pragaspathy, All Rights Reserved

Singing in the Rain | 10 x 20 inches | oil on linen |  ©Susan Pragaspathy, All Rights Reserved

Singing in the Rain | 10 x 20 inches | oil on linen | ©Susan Pragaspathy, All Rights Reserved

Violet Tornado | 20 x 24 inches | oil on linen | © Susan Pragaspathy, All Rights Reserved

Violet Tornado | 20 x 24 inches | oil on linen | © Susan Pragaspathy, All Rights Reserved

Study of Orange Tulips | 10 x 20 inches | oil on linen | ©Susan Pragaspathy, All Rights Reserved

Study of Orange Tulips | 10 x 20 inches | oil on linen | ©Susan Pragaspathy, All Rights Reserved