Saturday, October 17, 2009

Royal Pair (sold)

monarch butterflies on their way to sunny Mexico
for the winter


© 2009 Karen Mathison Schmidt


Royal Pair © 2009 Karen Mathison Schmidt
6 x 6 • acrylic on Gessobord

private collection • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

see THE INSPIRATION FOR THIS PAINTING

3 comments:

rahina q.h. said...

your paintings always make me smile, wonderful colours and subjects as always:) r.

Watercolorist said...

Lovely use of analogous colors for a dramatic painting. Love your butterflies.
Jean

Christy McCoy said...

I just have to tell you - my four-year-old son peeked over my shoulder and saw this and said it was a "yootiful" painting and that he'd never seen a butterfly so "yootiful" before. ;)