A sparrow's journey through this crazy, beautiful life...

Friday, January 20, 2012

Scarlet


This lady is the first I've done on something other than paper. I love the way it came out, but the colors here are not true. They are close, but it has so much more depth in person.


Click on the image for the large version. Acrylic on 5 x 7 cradled wood panel.

I've linked this up at:

BWS tips button



11 comments:

  1. Amazing use of colors. She's beautiful!

    ReplyDelete
  2. This must be a self portrait! I love it. There is something magical about rusts and turquoise together. Beautiful work!!

    ReplyDelete
  3. I do love the contrast of red and blue, and all the blue in her face. Love her!!!

    :)

    ReplyDelete
  4. oh...i love every bit of this...awesome...xxx

    ReplyDelete
  5. Lovely! And the colours are fabulous even with these images. Great strength.

    ReplyDelete
  6. Beautiful, love the contrast in the bright colors!!

    ReplyDelete
  7. Love the colors. She resembles you. Looks great. Thanks for sharing. Happy PPF!

    ReplyDelete
  8. what a great contrast! Looks almost textured somehow

    ReplyDelete
  9. Even if the colors are not true this piece is wonderful!
    Love the reds and blues you have placed together.
    Belated Happy PPF wishes.
    Sheri Cook/HappyHorseStudio

    ReplyDelete
  10. Hi Heather! I'm glad to meet you and discover your blog
    Flo
    http://lartenciel.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete

Thanks so much for stopping by and taking the time to leave a message!