Gosh flowers are hard. I now have a good deal more respect for the genteel Victorian ladies who specialized in this.
Anyway I abandoned the previous attempt as it wasn’t feeling right. After another quick failed sketch we ended up with this. I’m not too displeased – it’s a bit stilted and the colours don’t really hang together (even though I only used 3) but when all’s said and done it could have been a lot worse.
Here’s a quick closeup
And in real life