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Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Taxi Cabs at Stop Light - 5x7 Oil Painting

Taxi Cabs on Madison Avenue, New York City - 5x7 Oil Painting
5x7 Oil Painting on Canvas Panel
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The Different Strokes From Different Folks challenge was to paint this scene of taxis on Madison Avenue in New York City. I really enjoyed painting the taxis, but not so much the buildings. Still, it was fun to step out of my comfort zone again.

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12 Comments:

Blogger laurens.paint.palette said...

Oh! I love your choice of colors! You did a great job on this challenge!

8:43 AM  
Blogger Vern Schwarz said...

Kerri, you did a really nice job on this. The buildings look great and there is a real sense of activity.

6:30 PM  
Blogger Kerri Settle said...

Thank you both!

3:50 AM  
Blogger Lori Forester said...

The reflections on the taxi windos are superb. You did a wonderful job on the buildings as well.

10:34 PM  
Blogger Edward Burton said...

Beautiful color scheme, Kerri - great job!

12:32 AM  
Blogger Dana Cooper Fine Art said...

I really like your interpretation, very colorful...well done!

9:16 AM  
Blogger Camille LaRue Olsen said...

Kerri, yours is one of my top favorites of the whooole bunch. Great job!! Also the Ocracoke one is super.

12:54 PM  
Blogger maria said...

I liek the colors and the warmth it gives to the painting.

2:56 PM  
Blogger CONRAD said...

Thanks for the nice post on my blog. I love your color choices. Gives the painting great movement

10:38 PM  
Blogger Kerri Settle said...

Thanks everyone for the kind words on this one! It was fun to try a cityscape for once!

10:39 PM  
Blogger dominique eichi said...

what an attractive piece for this challenge on DSFDF.

4:42 PM  
Blogger L.Holm said...

Yea, Kerri!! This is great.

4:29 PM  

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