Back garden in Summer

Back garden in Summer

So beautiful Caroline, its lovely

I think this is my favourite of the two Caroline, it has a more relaxed feel to it. The light and dark tones in the shrub in front of the shed I like every much.

Thank you very much, Jenny, Gudrun and Fiona. The greens were a challenge and I'd probably do it differently now. I might lay down a base green and put another green on top.

Hang on Studio Wall

Oil on oil canvas paper, 8" X 11". Painted from life last summer over about 3 sessions. I'm quite slow and have to rest a lot but I do paint quicker and more freely now (trying to avoid saying 'looser' there).

About the Artist
Caroline Greene

I came to art late in life after the proverbial ‘wake-up call' of serious illness. Starting with an evening class in drawing, I’ve carried on learning from DVD’s, books and weekend courses. I attend a weekly Life Drawing class, a brilliant foundation for just about everything. Plein air oil…

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