Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Summer Flowers

Here is the result from a happy afternoon painting. I experimented with different backgrounds and finally decided on this refreshing turquoise to balance the other warm tones. I am still not sure if it is working...

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Apples on Red

This painting is the result of exploring composition and color. I limited the palette to red tones with some green for interest. It seems to create a rather quiet mood. I am still not sure if the arrangement of the apples balances the composition. I tend to think that it holds together and am pleased with the result.