Thursday, October 14, 2010

Leaning Left


Oil on 1/8" Board. Approx 6"x6" SOLD

Pomegranates. Sheesh. The most challenging fruit to paint. At least the outside of them. While painting this, I kept thinking about a master at painting poms. Abbey Ryan, I'm looking in your direction. I'm jealous.

5 comments:

helen said...

Wonderful image - looks like a photo!

Dusty Pines said...

no need to be jealous - this is gorgeous! the skin of the fruit is so rich & dense - the colors - the shadows & highlights - splendid! thank you!

Don Gray said...

I think you did a heck of a job, Michael--it's beautiful.

D├ędalus said...

You're brilliant Michael! Do you remember this link?

http://el-alfeizar-de-dedalus.blogspot.com/2009/06/en-el-corazon-de-la-noche.html

Regards from Spain.

Abbey said...

R.R. just let me know about this post -- you're funny, Mike! :)