Leaning heavily on the Zorn palette for this one. Lots of fun with the limited color range.
Abstract Seated Figure, recipient of the 2014 Canson Excellence in Arts Award in the 79th Annual National Juried Art Exhibition at the Cooperstown Art Association in Cooperstown, New York.
A common sight on the rolling prairie near my studio is the solitary bird of prey. Patiently waiting for lunch, it is another example of nature’s ability to camouflage while still providing unmistakable patterns and colors that identify an individual species. Once again, I am more interested in conveying a momentary glimpse rather than a detailed anatomical study.
This oil on canvas is another member of the Earthscape series that I have been pursuing for many years.
Acrylic and charcoal on paper.
Oil on canvas
From memories of my time in East Anglia.