Thursday, December 1, 2011

"Rusty Rooster"

9 x 12, oil on panel

3 comments:

  1. Also very nice. Love the whole perspective of seeing of through the window frame there. That's perfect.

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  2. Very nice artwork! Question, do you paint from images in your head or from pictures on hand? I was just wondering because I am sure its tough to get a chicken to hold still for a painting!! Haha. I agree with Rev though, doing the painting as if seeing it through a window frame really makes the art take on its own story. Very cool.

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  3. This little rooster, along with some hens, was in a very nice little coop by the road in an upscale neighborhood near where I live. I went by and took a bunch of pictures, which I used for the painting. Unfortunately, a couple of weeks after I was by there, I heard someone broke in and took them all. Last time I went by, they hadn't been replaced. Really a shame, as they were great looking little chickens.

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