Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Ethereal, 9x6"


Ethereal, 9x 6" pastel on paper by Adriana Meiss
Very often when I need something to paint, I go through my photo reference files and if something clicks I get to work on it right away. That was the case with this one. I had a different color idea in mind when I started, but somehow along the way, the color of paper (brown Colourfix) made me choose these colors.  I like the quality of the light;  it makes me think it's going to vanish in an instant. It will be interesting to try the same scene with a different color paper, red for example, which I have...

9 comments:

Véronique BEC said...

Beautiful ;-)

Adriana Meiss said...

Thank you Véronique!

davesart said...

Very nice piece, Adriana, look forward to seeing you in Old Forge again this year.

Adriana Meiss said...

Thank you Dave! I'm looking forward to seeing you too! I hope you guys are not buried in snow.

Donna T said...

Such a delicate piece ... really beautiful, Adriana! (Our power is just back on - enough with the snow already!)

Adriana Meiss said...

Thank you Donna! Good thing we had no power outages nor fallen wires. Plenty of snow though: we had to shovel out driveway twice yesterday and then again this morning.

hmuxo said...

Beautiful landscape, Adriana! I LOVE the colors...

Adriana Meiss said...

Thank you Hilda!

Rik no Orkut said...

Bom!