"Twilight Dance" acrylic abstracted tree landscape © Carol Nelson Fine Art

"Twilight Dance" 36x24

This is a tree landscape in which I experimented with pouring and dripping on the canvas to simulate distant tree branches.  These drips were partially covered up when I painted in the foreground trees.  I like the abstracted effect of the loose, drippy background.

As with all my tree paintings, I paid attention to the value contrasts of light-on-dark and dark-on-light.

I painted this while we were spending a week at our condo in Breckenridge.  The couple that went with us loved it, and bought it on the spot.  Would that all sales came that easily.

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Julie Ford Oliver said...

Smart friends seizing the opportunity. This is a stunning painting, Carol. I totally LOVE it.

Katherine Thomas said...

This is SO beautiful!

Jody Regan Paints! said...

Just found your blog. Wow, I love the texture and the depth of this piece. Beautiful composition.

Lauren Bond said...

Excellent art Blog.

palmdesertlady said...

Stunning painting. Enjoy your work. Wish I was able to attend you workshops.