Flying Shoes Art Studio is owned by Oklahoma, regional artist, Kristy Patterson. Kristy's work is owned in private collections in Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas. She resides in her rural hometown with her husband Michael and teaches advanced art at Guymon High School.
I have been dreaming of a colorful pomegranate still life for months and I've also been anxious to paint a little saucer my youngest daughter bought me at a local thrift store. Today I did both and I'm pretty happy with the outcome.
"Pomegranate on a Patterned Saucer"
8" x 11"
Soft Pastel on Canson Mi-Teintes Paper
I am still on a quest to find the perfect violet, soft pastel. I've bought an assortment of different brands online and at art stores around the Southwest but I still can't locate the creamy, soft, dark color I want. I used all kinds in this piece.
I plan on completing four more, new pieces in time for my May 1st show. I've got giant oranges and a sack of bright red chili peppers waiting on me in my refrigerator. After that - who knows.....