Sunday, March 6, 2011
Alligator Lane Day 25
The Savannah Wildlife Refuge is where the photo was taken, and from which I did this drawing. It is a wonderful almost primitive place with Southern moss hanging from the century old trees. It is a refuge for birds and animals, and of course, alligators. On warm sultry Summer days the alligators sun themselves in the marsh land and alongside the roadway. The roadway is elevated on either side of the marsh land by about 20 or 30 feet. No danger of an encounter with one of the primitive fellows unless you are incredibly careless.
This is a copy of a photograph that I saw on FB. I wanted to give credit to Beautiful Dreamers's Photography. I generally never copy...
I have a tendency to overwork a painting and this was an attempt to limit brushstrokes and to work quickly and deliberately...... ...
This is in response to a request......