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Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Resting - 6x6 Oil Painting


6"x6" oil painting on archival canvas panel
SOLD

I really enjoyed painting this scene of a boat at rest and getting to add a little texture up front.

Thanks to everyone who's left comments lately; they're all appreciated, even if I'm slow to get back! I just updated my artist links on the right hand side of my blog; I hope everyone will take a minute to discover some new artists.

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9 Comments:

Blogger True said...

Last year said good-bye to cable news and (formerly favorite) newspapers...too agitating to wake up to, not to mention untrustworthy. Instead we turn to our ipads and begin our day with painting blogs. Your painting today confirms the importance of this. I'll carry this elegant image with me throughout the day. Thank you...I really appreciate the beauty that comes out of your disciplined perspective. True. www.trueryndes.com

8:20 AM  
Anonymous SUSAN RODEN said...

Ah... this little skiff looks so sad and lonely. Calm and peaceful, yes ... but sad too. Isn't that amazing that you captured so many emotions? Lovely.

10:10 AM  
Blogger Janet Bludau Fine Art said...

Very serene - beautiful Kerri

10:31 AM  
Blogger Karen Bruson said...

I like how your paint got thicker in the foreground, almost like a wave or sand texture.

8:16 PM  
Blogger Carol Schiff Studio said...

I love this serene and beautiful painting, Kerri. So calming, perfect for a bedroom.

10:45 AM  
Blogger Dewberry Fine Art said...

A very calm feeling. Like the paint handling. Nice!

5:31 PM  
Blogger Ruth Andre said...

I do enjoy your paintings and this one is a favorite. I love the scene and the texture and feeling of calm.

9:56 AM  
Blogger Jane Hunt said...

Hi Kerri,
I'm finally back to painting/blogging full time, and it's great to see what you've been up to - your work is always so inspiring!
I'm re-doing my blog and links so let me know if you'd like to trade again....
:) Jane

12:54 PM  
Blogger Julie Hill said...

Kerri...once again I am lulled into serenity. Love the texture in foreground..and the weight of the little boat...without disrupting the harmony of the piece.

8:22 PM  

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