What I’m working on: Still life with bold colours, 35 x 35 inches

I'm starting my second painting of the year with my favourite colour at the moment...magenta!  I thought that the eucalyptus leaves would be such a nice contrast.  Here is my sketch and my still life set up.
I’m starting my second painting of the year with my favourite colour at the moment…magenta! I thought that the eucalyptus leaves would be such a nice contrast. Here is my sketch and my still life set up.
Blocking in the colours now.
Blocking in the colours now.
The background is complete, I'm off to take a short break.
The background is complete, I’m off to take a short break.