Sunday, December 19, 2010

Angel in the Forest . . . A New Abstract

Angel in the Forest
acrylic glazes on 8x12 birch wood

Hope everyone is having a good weekend! Thanks for the nice comments on my last post! I am so happy you are all enjoying my wood abstracts! I had some time today to work on another one.

This time as you can see I used different colors! Although I stayed with the burnt sienna I added sap green and naples yellow. I saw these colors in my head last night. And as I was glazing and blending in the bottom right I saw images appear. In this one I see what looks like a man holding up an angel with tiny wings!

What do you see?

10 comments:

  1. Wow that is a very cool painting.

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  2. oh yes, i see the angel!
    how lovely such a being appeared!
    maybe she loved your new colors & YOU!
    xox

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  3. Very beautiful new colors, you've created a new wonder!
    Congratulations Cathy!

    Ciao!!

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  4. Gorgeous abstracts! :) Thanks for visiting my blog.

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  5. Yes, I see it too--love these colors!!

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  6. Oh wow Cathy!!!!!!! This new abstract is gorgeous!!!!!! Wow.....I love the colours and the Angel ......I have always loved art with Angels!!!!!

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  7. I'm loving your abstract work! Isn't it cool how other images "appear", like the man and the angel??

    Merry Winter Solstice to you and a very happy holiday season :)

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  8. Oooooo, I love it! Wonderful colors!! I saw an angel with big wings in the corner. Beautiful!!! I had to think of you this morning as I spread light molding paste on a canvas for some texture... Love, Silke

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