Inspired By Autumn Colors

We had a sunny, blue-sky Autumn day in the Pacific Northwest yesterday. Β It inspired me to take these photos of trees in my yard and then splash some watercolor paint around!

Nature is full of colorful inspiration! The name of each tree is under the photo.


River Birch Tree – has interesting bark texture and greenish-gold leaves.


Sunset Maple – Fall colors of a sunset!


Crabapple Tree – the birds love to feed on the tiny crabapples in the winter. This tree is color-filled all 4 seasons.


Larch Tree – needles turn gold in Autumn and fall off.

And my watercolor experiments:


How does nature’s colors inspire you?

Cheers! πŸ™‚

14 responses to “Inspired By Autumn Colors

  1. Wow! Mother Nature at her best. I love your organic watercolor.

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  2. Seeing colorful autumn leaves against a bright blue sky is exhilarating, isn’t it? Beautiful!

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  3. Such beautiful colors, Jill!!
    I’m always inspired by nature as well. πŸπŸ‚πŸ˜Šβ€οΈ

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  4. Wow, those autumn colours against the fresh blue sky – the season at its best, and translated beautifully into watercolour!

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  5. Such beautiful inspiration. I have grown to adore Autumn!!

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