OverLooked

Oil on canvas, 18 inches square. An after work effort, capturing the Charles River and Boston’s Back Bay.

2 Responses to “OverLooked”


  1. 1 Laraine August 24, 2010 at 6:19 am

    This looks great. It seems like you’ve really turned a corner this summer in seeing the whole. Was it done in one session? What does the title mean? I’m looking forward to seeing it in person. Nice job!

    • 2 carolsartblog August 24, 2010 at 12:01 pm

      Thanks you! I’ve been very happy about the landscapes this summer. This painting was almost completed in one session with the detail (the verticals, etc) of the fence added on a second day. The first evening the light just didn’t last quite long enough. Fortunately I was able to get back to it while the river paint was still wet. This section of the river is where I sometimes eat lunch and there are far too few benches. I was surprised that it mostly remained vacant while painting the scene – it seemed people were overlooking it.

      I’ve got one other painting that I’d like to complete before my show. but that will require a windless bright day – if you have any pull with the weather gods, I’d appreciate the help 🙂

      Carol


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