Thursday, June 21, 2007

Peaches on a Platter SOLD(Click here to view eBay results)



I needed to get back to still lifes for a break. Seems I can look at scenery paintings alot more objectively if I can get away from painting big spaces of color, and concentrate on small shapes of an object. After trying to correctly depict smaller objects, the larger elements of a landscape seem easier to translate into a paint stroke. Thes peaches and and glass platter had a nice color compliment to the background that I found to be fun to figure out. Usually a strong mauve field of color would look terrible with greens and yellows. Click on the image for a larger view.

3 Comments:

Blogger Todd Bonita said...

Wow! This has that same "pop" factor that the tomatoes had. Brilliant!
Todd

5:18 AM  
Blogger Liz P said...

This is lovely. Unusual color combination, and I love how the whole composition is made up of round-ish shapes overlapping and bisecting each other.
All of your work is completely amazing!

8:53 AM  
Blogger Cara Dawn Romero said...

WOW! This is beautiful.

10:35 AM  

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