Tuesday, September 16, 2008
New Batch of Works on Sale...oil paintings
8"x 10" oil Gooseberry Falls- Emphasis brevity!
After painting on location at Gooseberry Falls in northern
Minnesota, and several paintings that followed, a particular
familiarity and dare I say "expertise" or notion of the
place settles into your being. Such repeat visits & efforts
in paint bring you to a place where you whittle down what
is not absolutely essential to the barebones. Compare the
above to this earlier version...and you'll better see what
I am saying-
In addition to an exercise in brushwork, the top piece is
an experiment also in pushing for another implied mood of
nature thru color.
Very pleased with the results of that work, but also it
pleases me to make it available at a greatly reduced price,
along with a number of other works...which can be found on
my Will Paint for Gas! blogspot!
Note...link here also on my permanent list of links to the
With the costs of fuel going up, I like everyone else am
experiencing the balancing out of what activities, what
destinations are in order. Since I paint outdoors often,
I felt it best to let some pieces go to help offset some
of my expenses. A chance to snap up a few of my pieces at
lowest most affordable prices will be a win win proposition
for both of us...until the economy balances out again.