Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Autumn Marsh And Duck Grass 10" x 12" O/P

Aside from the autumn colours what drew my attention to this scene was the low horizon line and how it accented the long flatness of the perspective. The sight of it felt like an invitation to paint .
Again, this panel was a gessoed prepared ( two applications) panel without the red-orange under painting that I usually use.
The paint on the palette at the beginning of the painting was the leftover paint from the previous painting. I added fresh paint to the palette as the painting progressed. This palette was the "split palette" made up with the warm and cool three primaries. The three primaries in this case were, Alizarin, Ultramarine blue, Cadmium yellow med. and cools, Lemon yellow, Cerulean blue, Cadmium red light and Titanium white The method for this painting was the same as the previous painting.
Another 'fun' autumn painting !
'til next..

11 comments:

victoria eugenia said...

Muy bonita esta pintura. Mis felicitaciones. Saludos. VICTORIA.

KrKor said...

you works makes me feel good

keep it up

Frank A. said...

Victoria. Thank you very much for taking the time to comment.
I appreciate it.

Take care..

Frank A. said...

KrKor..Thank you for the kind compliment.
As an artist, I could not ask for more.

Cheers.. :)

Mariano Zucchi said...

Hi Frank,
another gem.

Frank A. said...

Thanks Mariano.. got to get that colour before it vanishes into snow.. :)

Toyin O. said...

Beautiful painting, so magical!

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Frank A. said...

Toyin O.

Thank you so much for your thoughtful compliment.


Do take care.

Victor Errington said...

Hi Frank.
Just a quicky my friend, Your last two postings are brilliant, fantastic. All the best Frank.
Vic.

Frank A. said...

Thanks Vic ! Appreciate the complement.
I would not want to tangle with that rooster. haha !
Love the "Sheep Grazing". A nice piece of memory work, Vic.

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