Here are a couple of winter scenes I painted just around the corner from where I live. I'm loving those views over Bath and the warm and cool tones of winter landscapes.
|Bath views from Oldfield Park 12"x10" oil on board|
The painting above was done in a local playground but there was hardly anybody around because it was such a cold day. I picked a composition that included the views, the trees, the foreground grass and the swirly path that leads the eye of the viewer.
It was a beautiful sunny day but every now and then a big cloud would cast a shadow on the distant views of the city so I decided to "freeze" this moment on my painting:
I like the idea that small parts of my paintings can be treated as abstract work:
Below is painting done on an other day on the top of my street. This is the same view as one of my snow painting if you remember (click here to see it).
|Bath views from the top of Ivy avenue 16"x9" oil on board|