Shades of Maple

This was a piece I started as a demo painting for a workshop I led (shame) last fall.  I am only getting around to completing it because www.artcolony.blogspot.com has a challenge for fall leaves for September!..  I am really glad they did this as I finally dusted it off and worked it through.  It was pretty basic until this morning... I worked all day and am happy with the finished word!  The hardest part was titling --once again