Saturday, March 21, 2015

Cherry Burst!

In honor of DC's Cherry Blossom Festival, I'm sharing five recent paintings of one of my favorite subjects: the cherry blossom! There are 13 cherry blossom varieties in DC... scroll down to check them out. Which is your favorite?? I vote Kwanzan and Usuzumi.

Firsts of Spring, oil on canvas, in private collection.
Prints available on Society 6.

Detail of Sakura Abstraction, acrylic on canvas, 30" x 40".
Prints available here. Original available at www.annmariecoolick.com.

Yoshino Cherry Blossoms, acrylic on canvas, 18" x 18".
Prints available here. Original available on www.annmariecoolick.com.

Tidal Basin Blooms, acrylic on canvas. Prints available here.

DC Cherries, acrylic on canvas, in private collection.
Prints available here.

Can you differentiate between the 13 cherry blossom varieties in DC? Check out this cool resource on The Tree Topper.

Check out more of my original cherry blossom paintings for sale at annmariecoolick.com and more cherry blossom prints here!