Friday, October 1, 2021

Beside Still Waters II

 

The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.
He maketh me to lie down in green pastures:

He leadeth me beside the still waters.
He restoreth my soul:
                                                                           Psalm 23: 1-3 

This image must speak to my soul.  I find it soothing and like having it on my wall.  Whenever it sells, it makes me happy/sad to see it go to a new home. Then after a while I paint it again and put it back on my own wall for a while.
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My painting partner Julie and I are preparing to teach a landscape class for seniors this next week.  I can't think of a better landscape image to use.

My weekly art challenge was "Quiet" this time.  "Quiet" can be a (lack of) sound or a feeling.  This landscape captures both the sound and feeling for me.


Thanks to Robert Woods for making how-to-paint books over 30 years ago that are still great references today.


Oil Painting on 9"x 12" Wrapped Canvas
[This painting will be for sale after the beginning landscape class for seniors takes place in October.)

2 comments:

  1. I can understand why those paintings sell, and why you make more. Beautiful!

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    1. We'll see how the participants in our Landscape Painting for Beginners workshop goes later this week. We have 24 senior citizens who are going to give it a whirl!

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