Monday, May 23, 2011
I appologize for the slight amount of glare on the photo. I am trying to find a position to photograph my paintings and the sun is shifting making the place that I normally photograph unacceptable. I will try and rephotograph.
These begonias are ready to be planted by I love the look of them in the little black plastic growing containter. The orange slices were added to capture the luscious rays of the sun as they passed through the transluscent flesh. Whil in Connecticut I found the nicest 1940's tablecoth with a cute vibrant design and this is what is placed under the still life. You can actually only see the few blue sqares of blue design in the upper right hand corner of the painting. It is as much about what you leave out as what you leave in a painting.
I bought these cardinal salt and pepper shakers in lieu of our crazy cardinal that made the exterior of our home his work.....he...
I am making a shadow box to place my still life objects in so that I can control the light. I saw something similar on Wet Canvas mon...
I am on a Peony roll here.....just enjoying the process of painting and color. Can be purchased here .
This is a 6"x 6" study of a rose. I learned a lot from looking at works of others that I admire. One of the things that was im...