Monday, December 10, 2012

Persimmon on Vintage Tea Towel

Oil on Panel

Join me in the "Paint Some Fabric Challenge" over at Daily Paintworks!

Another painting with a beautiful persimmon.  This time on a vintage tea towel.  As I laid the towel down with the persimmon I immediately loved the angles and curves of the towel.  What I didn't immediately realize was how difficult it would be to get it all correct with the right values.  Whew!!  A fun painting non the less.

Here is how this painting might look framed.

7 comments:

  1. way to go Karla. That difficulty you are referring to I call "map making" I've been doing it a lot myself lately with the roses.

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  2. Gorgeous work Karla!! The shapes work so well with the persimmon!!

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  3. So cool how the stripe leads my eye through the painting. Nice.

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  4. Beautiful painting and those stripes are perfect!

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  5. Beautiful persimmon, Karla. I like seeing how it would look framed.

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  6. Nice persimmon, Karla. I like seeing how it would look framed, too.

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