May 6, 2021 daily painting challenge
6" x 6"
gouache on cold press watercolor paper
I paint small landscapes with gouache every single day and you can see them posted on my instagram account
These paintings require me to use quick brushstrokes to capture the feeling of the moment. I particularly like to paint the view of the Virginia Blue Ridge Mountains in my backyard.
Of course I take inspiration from impressionist, Claude Monet - who doesn’t?
The color is more vibrant, the details are more detailed and the strokes more loose. Other times her landscapes are inspired by photos taken near her home and travels around the area.
She loves to represent the beauty and every changing colors of even the most plain outstretched field.
Her florals consist of familiar flowers usually in ginger jars, painted with blue chinoiserie figures. She takes ample liberties with color and tries to create her best impressionist/fauve or fauve/impressionist style of work.
virginia blue ridge mountains
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