Sunday, September 9, 2012

Concords

It's that time of year again...local grapes are ready! I live in a fruit belt. And I fully appreciate it. There's a joke about donut shops being on every corner in Canada and where I live I like to joke there's a winery on every corner. Close to the truth actually! : )
Anyway, I set out to paint these grapes and they were just a blendy mushy mess. I wiped off the painting and re-focused. I wanted to concentrate on crisp shapes and clear values and this is the result.
6"x6" / oil on canvas / $100 (includes free shipping worldwide)

5 comments:

Michelle V. Alkerton said...

mmmm I ate three baskets of grapes by myself in the past two weeks. The little purple seedless coronations are like candy to me ;).
Stay inspired!

LindaHunt said...

Love this painting!

Sandra said...

These are just perfect!

Kathy Cousart said...

Beautifully done. Wonderful shifts in them! I love the stems:) Lucky you...fruit belt and wine too!!

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