Field of gold
Plein air, 8" X 10" oil on canvas board. What a perfect way to spend a summer's afternoon. Three things happened while I painted this en plein air - a barn owl flew slowly across the field towards me; a family of four wrens (parents and fledglings?) appeared from the hedge; the farmer came and harvested the barley.
About the Artist
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…View full profile