Ixora, December’s Plant of the Month

This year I headed to Mexico for my sun fix which means that my plant of the month is a tropical Ixora.

These are several shots of the Ixora which I managed to scoop just before the gardener trimmed off all the ‘scruffy’ flowers.
Puerto Vallartan Ixora flowers in SnapSeed red Ixora flowers in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico A chalk pastel/watercolour sketch.Pastel and Watercolour Sketch ofSome black and white pencil/pastel/ink sketches of the ixora plant combined with dancers, made in preparation for lithography prints.
Pencil sketch Dancing Leafs of the Ixora Plant Pencil sketch Dancing Leafs of the Ixora PlantThe two lithography prints, printed off of the same litho stone with changes made to the surface.
Litho Print of Dancing Leafs of the Ixora PlantLitho Print of Dancing Leafs of the Ixora plantA chalk pastel of the design – I had really wanted to do it in colour but was still a beginner and printing in colour takes a lot more experience.
Pastel Chalk Drawing of Dancing Leafs of the Ixora PlantTwo acrylic paintings on paper, the first of the same image, the second where I moved on…
Ixora Dancers, the Blue Painting Ixora Dancers, the Gold Painting More of my paintings at https://elizabatz.wordpress.com/gallery-of-paintings/

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