Mixed Media On Canvas – Fresh – After the Storm – 2014
(Dyes, inks, luminous paint.)
Capturing the fresh bright clean sensation occurs just after a torrential rainfall. The earthy smell of the ground warming up after a rainstorm inspired shades of darker greens and umbres with mint green applied to show the fresh and cleansed environment. A shoreline seen as a clear strip representing is intensely applied with fluorescent paint to ensure it glows with falling light. Fluorescent paint is further applied throughout the painting to further suggest a fresh Suggested Large almost suggested tree forms, represent the last large drips leaving the sky. The composition is deliberately expansive and open so suggest the clarity of light often seen after a storm.
The piece will glow slightly in dark areas or in low light at night.
Size Unframed – 51″ height x 87″ width (130 cm x 221 cm)
Size Framed – Approx 57″ height x 92″ width (145 cm x 234 cm)