Abstract Art - Sunset

Write on By Write on, 5th Jan 2012 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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Painting is a not a new passion for me. I recently decided to put myself out there as a professional artist. I do commissions through word of mouth and small shows when I can. 'Sunset' was painted at 2am.

Sunset

I love sunsets.
I love the sky at night.
The colours that come naturally.
The changes that occur in the sky.
I have attempted to capture these colours on canvas.
Have I succeeded?
That is for you to judge.

I used acrylic paints and gel to create this triptych.
A triptych is a painting done in 3 pieces, but made to be shown as 1.

I love the yellow sliver of light coming over the horizon in this work.
The sky is smooth, I spread the gels evenly...but not perfectly.
The ground in the front is rocky, I dipped and dabbed the gels to create texture and shadow in the land.
Each painting is 8x10 inches.

I hope you enjoy my sunset.

Tags

Abstract, Acrylic, Art, Horizon, How To Paint, Orange, Paint, Painter, Painting Techniques, Red, Sun, Sunset, Yellow

Meet the author

author avatar Write on
I have my Education Degree with a major in Fine Arts. As a teacher, I love and beleive in the value and power of writing.

I will be writing about death, divorce, family, travel, dating, hosting students, diabetes, health, and education.

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author avatar Jerry Walch
6th Jan 2012 (#)

I'm really not the one to judge or comment on abstract paintings because I have never understood abstract paintings.

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