In Hawaii, Maui is famous for its onions. There is a certain sweetness to them that does seem to make them unique. They also make a good still life. This light colored Maui onion was paired with garlic dark red onion and illuminated by light from our kitchen window. Like much in Hawaii, everyday things that are common on the mainland seem to take on a more exotic hue.

Onions and Garlic
Pearl City, Oahu - 2009
Onions and Garlic
Pearl City, Oahu - 2009
oil on canvas
11X14
2009