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Monday, May 25, 2009

Bluebonnet Flower Hill - 4x4 Oil Painting



4x4 on canvas panel
SOLD

I hope everyone had a great Memorial Day weekend. I'll be heading to the mountains later this week for a family get together, but hopefully will be able to schedule some posts to autopost during my absence.

During my trip I'll be stopping at an art outlet and will be looking for a vivid blue oil paint. I was thinking of trying Da Vinci brand's Lapis Lazuli, which looks like it might be promising for a strong, vivid blue, but if anyone has any suggestions I'm very much open to them. I currently usually just use Winsor and Newton's Artists' French Ultramarine, but sometimes I need something more striking. I also have a tube of Cobalt Blue.


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Blogger Anna T. said...

It's not easy to find the right blue color - I think that your flowers came off quite luminescent in this paintin - beautiful!

10:06 AM  
Blogger julie davis said...

Love this one, Kerri.

9:40 AM  
Blogger Kerri Settle said...

Anna - you said it! I've just ordered a new blue for my palette and look forward to working with it in the future.

Thanks Julie! The tiny paintings can be a welcome break sometimes.

9:28 PM  

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