Here are the paintings--oil on panel, both:
Hydrangea I find particularly tricky to paint. They require a particular patience to find the balance between too much detail, with which they start looking over wrought and tedious, and too little, with which they turn into amorphous, cotton candy-like, blobs of color. I think these little studies are my most successful attempts yet.
And here's one last mushroom painting, just for fun: