Thursday, December 29, 2011

Teddy Bear Dreams

Teddy Bear Dreams
22 x 22
Oil on Hardboard

Wow!  This was a HUGE painting for me.  22 x 22!  I did most of it with a palette knife.  I used a very limited palette for this painting.  Cad Yellow, Alizeron Crimson, Celeron Blue, Mars Black and white.  With just a touch of Cad Red Deep.  I was inspired by Daniel Gerhartz style of painting.  He has a great teaching blog.  If you haven't already, you should check it out.

Couldn't resist snapping this shot as my grandson slept for his nap.  I am a big believer in naps.  For everyone!!  Naps are a good way to push the reset button in the middle of the day.

close-up detail
Here is a close-up of some of the detail.

Here is how it might look framed

Contact me if you are interested in this painting.  You can also see more of my available paintings HERE. Or, to see other paintings available at auction simply search Karla Uphoff in Art on Ebay

1 comment:

  1. WOW!! I love this,the texture is fantastic!!Your style just keeps getting better.


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