but physically glorious despite the high work
demand. I have so much marking to do that
I can hardly see straight. But this morning the
light that came through the opening in my
bedroom curtains was so compelling that
I had to paint it.
Acrylic on canvas
8 x 8 inches
Barbara Muir © 2010
(Blocking in the light
and dark areas.)
Abstract blocks of light fell across my dresser
glinting off picture frames, and my favorite
mirror, and leaving the rest of the tableau in
darkness. A challenge to paint, but one I want
to try. So here's the first few steps.
The rough drawingHave a loving-the-light-in-your-life day.