125th Anniversary Exhibit

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Thunderheads Rising” 12”x 24”

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Recently I entered this piece in an exhibit to celebrate the 125th Anniversary of the Woman’s Art Club of Cincinnati, featuring paintings from artist members through out it’s history of being the oldest existing woman’s art club in America.

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Landscapes from Indiana

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This Fall I visited Indiana.

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The light changed during the time I was painting this one, from partly sunny to cloudy. I was standing on sand bars, but as I painted I kept adding more white water.

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“Windy Fields” Plein Air

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8×10” acrylic and canvas panel.

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It was cloudy and still but what we see is just a starting point. Sometimes unexpected result come from Plein Air painting. This photo shows how I embellished the scene. Mainly I added a field beyond the horizon for more interest, more elements that are simplified in the foreground. I waited for a sky I wanted to paint, I normally do that first.