Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Day Twenty-Five




I am posting the painting from Wednesday class on Wednesday! Amazing.
We were out at a beautiful ranch 8 miles west of Petaluma.
Red barns, an old Victorian home, chicken coops, majestic hills.......you name it. Too much from which to choose until I happened on this little scene. Gorgeous old olive tree with a child's swing hanging from the low branch. Bright orange blossoms in the flower bed.
I started to capture the essence of the scene but I would like to revisit it. 
The tree was very much a challenge.

1 comment:

  1. Congratulations - you said it was a challenge and yet you pulled it off. You captured the massive size of the tree in comparison to the tiny swing.

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