Saturday, October 23, 2010

Changing Light Idaho - NFS

"Changing Light Idaho", 14" x 18", On on Panel
One of the methods that Ovanes uses on his own paintings and recommends to students is scraping areas that are not working and re-doing them This painting was one I generously scraped in order to experiment with the idea. Sometimes scraping can leave a base of beautiful modulated color on which to re-paint. I never showed him this version of the painting but the one thing I like about it is the feeling of the light.


  1. Really nice ,the colors and that tree on the right makes me want me to go there.

  2. Nicely composed and very beautiful color...have enjoyed your Idaho series...makes me very homesick for the West.

  3. Another wonderful landscape painting!