• Salted Caramel, by Kim Blair

    7 days ago - By Kim Blair Artist

    Salted Caramel
    Yes, this painting is based on a real Iris, hard to believe I know.
    The inspiration for this painting is a luscious, beautifully shaped specimen with rust coloured 'falls' and caramel-pink 'standards' growing in a local garden here in Edmonton.
    The rare colour of this particular flower stopped me in my tracks... I knew I had to paint it!
    This Iris reminded me of some delicious salted caramels I tasted recently and rather than lick my brush like Van Gogh... I decided to look up a recipe for salted caramels to satisfy my sweet tooth.
    Here is the link to the recipe.
    12"x9" oil...
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