This one was difficult for me. The people in the background, more importantly their hats, is what told me this was in Vietnam. Yes, the gaggle of boats and the shape of the boats helped with that mindset also. But the painting needed those hats!
Alas, I failed at painting the hats.. I fear trying at this point to define them more will do more…[Read more]
Arches 9×12 140 CP
I couldn’t decide how I wanted to compose this.. The curving stone steps leads you to the peeps in the back, but the boats are a very strong element. So I stopped thinking about it and jumped into the boat/water and went for it.
I’m thinking I should continue a bit further with some loose detail now.. Tree definition, peeps in…[Read more]