Monday, July 26, 2010

Curious Spectators

6x6 Oil on Panel
These are the horses that watched us paint all day. They were wearing bug masks which gave them a sci-fi look.
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19 comments:

Sandra Galda said...

nice subject and high lighted interestingly!

Sandra Galda said...

nice subject and high lighted interestingly!

Dana Cooper said...

The horses appear so alert...wonderful light in this piece Karen!

Ann Rogers said...

You also paint horses??? I'm so impressed! The lighting is this is just fabulous.

rahina q.h. said...

i am partial to these animals and even more so when there is an air of mystery as these have. lovely work Karen.

Linda Popple said...

Beautiful horses! You really captured the light with your color palette.

r garriott said...

What a great pair!

Cathyann said...

Horses! Lovely!

LindaHunt said...

I agree the light is beautiful. The horses are handled so well...they look very intent on watching you!

Gary Keimig said...

great painterly look Karen. Love how you have done this.

Kelley Sanford said...

Great light and lovely colors in the light.

Katie Wilson-Bernatas said...

You did a great job with these guys!

Stephen Parker said...

The pale blue shadows work great on the peach ground. Very nice.

IVYALLOVER said...

beautiful painting and love that rose color background

Kim Blair said...

The lighting in this painting is so striking... it really holds the viewers interest.
Well done!
Kim

Carol Nelson said...

Horses wearing bug covers is hard to pull off, but you did it. Love the orange underpainting too.

Edward Burton said...

Love the cool shadows. Beautifully painted, Karen.

Gwen Bell said...

This has such great light and I love the alert energy coming from the horses. They are such curious animals and you've portrayed that so well!

Mary Sheehan Winn said...

the composition and the light is great. I can feel their curiosity. "Hey do you have any carrots?"