Sunday, June 21, 2009

secret gardens of lake forest park

Here is a little 8 x 6 plein air oil sketch from the garden of Carolyn and Chuff Barden of Lake Forest Park.

10 comments:

  1. Such a beautiful pop of yellow!

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  2. Thank you! never tried to paint flowers much before, except highly-abstracted tulips.... plein air cures me of expectations and sketches can take on lives of their own!

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  3. Boy, the yellow really does pop! Great job. Also, thanks for leaving a comment under one of my paintings.

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  4. thanks, Karen. I love your work! Thank you for visiting!

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  5. Thanks for folowing my blog. Really like the yellows in this flower painting. You really nailed it.

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  6. This is really gorgious :)
    It has nice thick blobs of paint!

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  7. Thank you for visiting, Antti! The physicality of paint is hard to resist, isn't it?

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