Thursday, March 26, 2015

No. 590 Tulips with Silver Vase at Night

Oil on Linen Panel
7" x 5"
Okay, I'm seeing a series here. It just occurred to me that I could do this on a regular basis. I could take a particular still life subject and paint it in natural daylight one day and  then in dramatic lighting the next. Not only would the contrast be fun but it would save me from designing a new still life everyday. Hmmmmmmmm. I'm really liking that thought!
 Below is the daylight version of today's dramatic still life.


  1. Great idea! It would be interesting to see people's responses to them as well, I much prefer the one with the dark background, very rich tones!

    1. Thank you, Marcela! I whole heartedly agree it would be great to see peoples responses. Thanks so much for sharing yours!!!