Saturday, December 09, 2006
Plein Air Winter Landscape- the Back Twenty
8"x 10" oil
Fingers are still unthawing as I type.
The sun was gorgeous and inviting; the
contrasts of winter alluring, but the
chill still there.
This is last light...which means you
have to push the paint pretty quick to
get a sense of the encounter down. Of
course, hard to ever do justice to this
elusive beauty nature adorns.
Used a limited palette over a reddish
undertone...yellow-orange the dominant
color with blue and violet as the split