Thursday, February 18, 2010

Bosc Pears on Red Scarf

These Bosc pears are really beautiful but I found them challenging to paint. The value and color changes are very close and difficult to see.
I have had this rich red scarf for a number of years and thought that it would make the perfect background. I just love the way the light sparkles on the satin stipes. The red reflection was an added bit of beauty.

This oil painting is 6X6 inches on canvas panel.

February 18th 2010

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