Oblique Motion 1


“Oblique Motion 1”  Acrylic, collage, on canvas 18×36 inches

I’ve been working on this painting for the last month and a half-   I’m calling it finished because I am tired of thinking about it.

Detail – you can see the collage of papers I put down before I started to paint.  I used sandpaper to bring out the edges.

This is my favorite part of the whole painting – I like the soft look in her eye.

I like the background above her head in this detail, which I realize now doesn’t show in this shot – but it does in the full painting.  That piece of music on the right edge is written for four voices – music where one voice sings differently (music majors) sorry if I’ve over simplified, anyway – Oblique Motion is the musical term for this.


8 responses »

  1. Lovely work, the texturing makes me think of old masters paintings. You have such a wonderful and unique style.

  2. Just beautiful your work – love your collage backgrounds very much tooo : ) I’m new to your blog, linked over from Lynne Hoppe. I will return !!!!
    Blessings, Sandra in AZ : )

  3. Thanks, Sandra for stopping by! Thank you for your complimentary comments!

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