In contemporary decorative painting, daisies,
pansies, violets, hydrangea etc, even roses, can be painted in
loose, casual strokes using a round brush, flat brush or filbert
brush. At some point of time, every beginning decorative painter
will aspire to paint projects in such a fashion.
Ironically though, it is only with practice
that those perfect comma strokes can transform into more loose
and casual strokes that seem to dance on your surface.
In this example of a beginner project, various
kinds of country flowers are loosely painted on a background of