Lena created this breathtaking still life paintings with watercolors on silk. She used a special painting technique to lend a subtle, romantic feeling to the artwork. The dark background provides an elegant contrast to the soft blending of the fruit and floral forms. A misty, surreal sensation emerges as though from a dream.
Lena actually created this scene by placing a vase of beautiful hydrangeas in white and subtle shades of blue, together with a mixture of succulent fruits. She felt that these luscious grapes, sweet pears and peaches, coupled with the elegance of freshly cut flowers from the garden were the essence of life's simple pleasures.
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