Although the streets are still covered with snow from the last snow fall and it is still very cold here in Toronto. I noticed there seem to be still light in evenings when I going home. I have been thinking about the approaching spring and looking forward to see the magnolias in bloom again. There is an old magnolia tree near my studio which produces white blossoms unlike the more common pink ones. Every year, I would make sure not to miss the opportunity to see its beauty in full bloom.
Here is one of my paintings inspired by the white magnolia, watercolor on paper, 16”x20”.