Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Cottage in the Woods - A New Original Oil Painting

Cottage in the Woods - 8 x 10
Oil on Canvas Panel
$100
Copyright of Dena McMurdie 2009

I love the harmonious autumn colors in this painting. This small cottage sits on the edge of a field, the forest ablaze with vibrant reds, greens, and yellows behind it. I had to paint the field several times to get the value and color just right. Once I was all finished, I noticed that the field looked a little out of place, so I went back and added a few strokes of neutral green to tie it into the rest of the painting.

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