Sometimes something that looks simple can say so much. I was captured by the color and light of this scene and worked to reproduce the precise hues as accurately as possible. California's light and landscape are unmatched and offer unlimited subject matter and joy.
"Color Music" -- 14" x 18" -- Oil on Raymar Archival Canvas Panel
Sometimes the best paintings are the simplest. Here, I balanced the tree shapes against a distant mountain. I emphasized the cool tones that pushed the mountain back and warmed the foreground.
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