Portfolio | Texas Oil Painting

By heather at 2:16 pm on Tuesday, March 13, 2007

Texas Heather Castles

Medium : Oils over an acrylic underpainting
Created : Spring 2002
This is one of my earlier oil paintings I have held onto… I spent a couple weeks layering the paint, it’s nice & thick and blobby! Initially I painted the canvas yellow, added a layer of crackle medium, and painted red over top. So there are yellow veins showing in areas where I haven’t covered it with oil painting. Gives it a real red-earth feeling.

If you’d like to give your monitor a colourful kick, feel free to download the wallpaper of this painting!

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Comment by Neville

March 13, 2007 @ 4:29 pm

Looks great and original effects
Very interesting use of colour. reminds me of Fauvism,
Complimentary colours etc.
Keep up the good work.

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