Another new painting! I know… Two whole posts in one day – whoa!

ianasher - instagramThis is a little scene from Hampshire, England. No, I’ve never been to Hampshire but my fellow Instagramer,ย  Ian Asher – @ianasher lives there and I asked his permission to use this photo as inspiration for my painting. If you have a minute you really should check out his feed – it’s full of captivating landscapes and nature photography.

This painting was actually a bit of a departure for me as I rarely paint buildings and it turned out much less stylized than my usual work but I think I like it. I am happy with the contrast and light play. (FYI – paintings always look so much ย better in person than in photos.)

Thanks again to Ian Asher for lending me his photo! ๐Ÿ™‚IMG_3206_SmallSubtlety_12%22x12%22_2014_Smallย