Monday, June 18, 2012

View from the Alley

Greetings!! It has been a long time since I last posted. We have been dealing with a medical crises in our family which is still ongoing. I apologize to all who have been wanting to see current work from me.

This painting won 1st Place in the Quick Draw event at Plein Air Camp Hill last week. I normally don't paint alleys but I must say they have always held a certain charm for me. This large house intrigued me with its large simple shapes and play of light and shadows. Getting the values correct was a challenge at first and I almost gave up after the first half hour. But persistence paid off and I was pleased with the final results.

View from the Alley
oil on linen, 9"x12"
$690.00-SOLD

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

Beautiful, as always. Hope you feel our prayers lifting you and your family through this challenge.

Jennifer @ Crafolic said...

I've never seen a more beautiful alley!!! -We are still praying. God Bless.

Kimberlee said...

It was so neat to see this painting - so unlike your typical subjects and yet so clearly a Tako.
We were glad to see you at the festival. Your family remains in our daily prayers. Pax et bonum

Amarjeet Prasad said...

Nice Art.

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Ricky Smith said...

Lovely post..
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