I may have been beaten by the roses, but that wasn’t going to distract me from my flowery ambitions. The Dutch are a pretty accommodating nation, perhaps their flowers would go easy on me…
This is more like it!
I spent a fun evening cheerfully painting away at this, and I think it shows in the end result.
Lesson learnt: Tulips move! Capture their position and lighting asap, or you’ll end up with a stop-motion painting.