Monday, April 4, 2011

Red Teapot

6x6 Oil on Canvas
SOLD
I don't ordinarily paint still lifes, but it's been a long winter, and I needed to paint from life.

15 comments:

J Joy Nocifora said...

I really like a the beautiful shades of red... orange which all help to shape this red teapot. Very striking, Karen!

Virginia Floyd said...

Beautiful complimentary colors in this one. Love the values in the teapot.

Claudia Finn said...

I love the edges and the color contrasts!! how did you make your aqua turquoise? It is perfect!!

Brenda Ferguson said...

Beautiful beautiful colors!
Just love this, Karen.
Brenda

Pam Holnback said...

What great reds!

Shirley Fachilla said...

Love those brushstrokes. The red/orange and blue is perhaps my favorite color combo.

Nancy Everett said...

nice use of color!

Kathy Cousart said...

Love this- you should do more still lifes. Colors are wonderful- like the brushwork and angles. Really nice!

Karen Werner said...

The color is lovely. The teapot is so solid. Great painting!

Kerri Settle said...

It's so vibrant and beautiful! The subtle shades within the teapot give it such dimension and life.

Glenn Raschick said...

Very Nice. The teapot color and the turquoise background are complex and very intersting (in a good way :)

AutumnLeaves said...

Ah, so beautiful! Love all your work, Karen.

Linda Nickles said...

This is beautiful Karen . . . great colors and value shifts. Yes, you should do more of this.

Mary Sheehan Winn said...

the color harmony/vibration in this is incredible. I love teapots, too.

Ruth Andre said...

Lovely series of teapots. Love the red/orange in this one.