I wish to paint the joy I feel by being in places I love, trying to capture in paint the colors of light and the spirit of stone and water.
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Thursday, December 2, 2010
Fort McHenry II
I discovered Fort McHenry as a painting destination at the end of the summer and did a few on site paintings there. The fort is surrounded by rows of sycamore trees that line a walkway along the water. At around 7 pm the setting sun lit these trees up. I did this pastel from some photo references, taking out some fencing and scaffolding. 18 x 26 pastel