Friday, February 5, 2010

Still life

Unlike Jan I have not been brave enough to paint plein air. But recently I really wanted to paint from life so I started with apples. Lines and Colors blog featured Jeffrey Hayes' still life paintings and using a shadow box so I built one out of foam core which I used for the lemons painting. I need to tone it down a bit but I like the way you get really dramatic lighting.


  1. Thanks, Janet. Loved your recent watercolors on your blog. Now that spring is finally here maybe some of our group will post some new work. Hope so!

  2. these are amazing. who cares about plein air when you can do this. Love them


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