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A Colour A Day: Week 9

By Ruth Siddall, on 24 May 2020

Jo Volley writes….

A COLOUR A DAY – Week 9; 18-24 May

This week’s colours are from food colourants and although not exactly sound practice for painting their consistency,  intensity and vibrancy were surprisingly satisfying to brush out.

Forbidden fruit a flavour has

That lawful orchards mocks;

How luscious lies the pea within

The pod that Duty locks!

Emily Dickinson 1830-1886

  1. Lemon
  2. Orange
  3. Mango
  4. Tangerine
  5. Strawberry
  6. Peach
  7. Cherry

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