Monday, July 27, 2009
Toward the Sea, 8 x 20 inches, oil on board
Cliffs Near Early's Farm
The canvases and boards sold in art supply shops are usually formatted to standard golden rectangles, but formats stretched in the horizontal can be more interesting, and better evoke the vastness of a landscape.
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Morgan Allender, Evensong Gordon River,
Oil on Linen, 137 x 168 cm
Chris Delpratt, Through Trees and Beyond,
Oil on Canvas, 95 x 112 cm
These two Australian works are nearly monochrome. Australian artists have been greatly influenced by Chinese and Japanese ink landscape paintings.