Cactus flowers are some of my favorite flowers because they are usually so vibrant, colorful, and oftentimes iridescent. Prickly Pear Cactus flowers come in many colors, so I’m sure I’ll do more after this. This particular shade of what I call a peach pink is one of my favorites of them all.
About Derek Alvarez
Derek Alvarez has been creating art since he was 3 years old. One of his drawings was exhibited on a nation-wide tour at age 12. He earned an art scholarship to the University of Arizona, focusing on oil painting, graduating in 2004, Magna cum Laude. He began selling his oil paintings while still in college, exhibiting his work in Scottsdale, Arizona and New York City. His work can be found in several public and private collections throughout the country. Currently, he is working as a full-time artist while traveling with his wife and two sons, and shipping his artwork throughout the world.