A 5x7" plein air landscape I painted in Chicago last month. It was about 30 degrees outside (not including the wind chill factor) so the small size allowed me to record a quick statement before my hands froze.
Friday, March 30, 2012
Friday, March 23, 2012
Acrylic on canvas panel. 11"x14".
Colors: Ultramarine Blue, Phthalo Green Yellow Shade, Azo Yellow Medium, Quinacridone Red, Titanium White
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
As I was setting up my box easel at the small spillway at the edge of the pond I realized that I had forgotten to pack my brushes. Thankfully I brought my palette knife, which I used for the entirety of the painting. It was definitely an interesting challenge, especially figuring out the order of placing strokes to retain the proper edges. Here is the fruit of my labors:
Oil on panel.