Got very absorbed in painting these and still more work to be done. But off to a good start!

working on botanical pieces, Cathy Kiffney
I can't help but be reminded of painting on black velvet, remember that? As a child I remember getting an art set, I loved it! I think it was of horses....

I was chuckling because the name of the under-glaze I am using is Black Velvet. : )

black velvet underglaze