Just waitin' for clearance from the tower.
I painted this critter before but much smaller as a daily. It was fun taking my time on a much larger scale. There is a distinctive difference between a wasp and a bee I wasn't aware of. I thought if you had a yellow and black stripped bum you were a bee. Who knew?
I love all your bug paintings!!ReplyDelete
I love how you make it all about the insect by isolating it in the field of white, great job as alway Suzanne!ReplyDelete
Thanks for making me giggle this a.m., Suz. Another fabulous work from those miraculous hands of yours!ReplyDelete
Oh my goodness! I am not scared of many things - Spiders don't worry me, not even the biggies! BUT wasps are one insect that I am absolutely terrified of!! So much so, that when I saw your amazingly real painting, I felt my heartbeat raise straight away!ReplyDelete
I would rather be in a room with a snake than I would a wasp and anyone who knows me will tell you that I have an irrational fear of them, lol!
With that in mind - Though your incredible painting is brilliant - for the first time I have to say that there is NO WAY I would want to hang this one on any of my walls! ;0)
Good Morning Suzanne!... visiting your site as I customarily do in the morning... "I" am never disappointed.ReplyDelete
On every occasion... I am delivered a visual main course... with artful attention to presentation... attention to dynamic design... colour and with a subtle, but thoughtful and humourous view of your world... or thoughts about it.
All aspects... "simply"... delectable!
PS Good luck with the "T" project - a great idea!
This just knocks my socks off! I cannot imagine the work in process of this piece and the other small critters. I think that I am going to go back and find all of them on your previous posts.ReplyDelete
Have a wonderful weekend, mon amie!
Sooo beautiful, as always! Your insects are perfection!ReplyDelete
Amazingly good and so creative! Love his shadow and with him on all white, it makes a bigger statement.ReplyDelete
Gotta say you have a way with bugs!! Do you ever get creeped out painting them so large:) This guys really is beautiful once you start to look at him! Amazing work Suzanne! Love it as usual:)ReplyDelete
I don't think I could bring myself to paint a bug that large, but you have a way of making them beautiful. Love all of them, even the humble fly.ReplyDelete
it's almost real ! what a good details that you gave to the bug, i'm impressed and it will be sold quickly :)ReplyDelete
Love it, such wonderful detail!! Brings back memories of chasing bugs with my son. Would not chase this one though. :)ReplyDelete
thank you all so very much! i appreciate you stopping by and taking the time to leave your very gracious comments. happy creating!ReplyDelete
Awesome. Fearsome too.ReplyDelete
Wasps hurt a lot more when they sting you.
made me giggle. All he needs are little goggles...oh wait....he has them already...over and out ;)ReplyDelete