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Distant Cliffs
Media:  oil
Genre:  Landscape
Size: 6x12 in
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Artist's Notes

Artist's Notes:

‚ÄčThis one has what I was really hoping to achieve in California - atmosphere! I find that it is MUCH easier to see AND paint this when you've got one (closer) layer directly in front of another (further away) layer. As was the case for this scene.

Another thing that made it easier to SEE the atmosphere, was to have a tear in one contact. Yep. It was so bad I had to throw it away. Luckily it was the one for my left eye, so my dominant eye was still clear. All I had to do was close my right eye to see everything fuzzy, which helped me see the whole scene and all the relationships at once. This is something I preach about in my workshops (squinting for the same effect), but somehow I get stupid when I'm outside.

Meanwhile, I didn't post Sunday night because my family took a little impromptu camping trip. If you're interested, you can read about it/see pictures on my new beginnings blog.

Auction Notes

Auction Notes:

This is an original work of art by Carol Marine. Oil on Gessoboard (by Ampersand).
The winner will receive this painting (allow 1-5 days for shipping) safely packaged and ready to frame. I recommend a simple floating frame. You can find these and others through any of these reputable sites: (from least to most expensive)


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If you plan to buy more than one painting and would like to save on shipping by putting more than one in a box, please email me: me@carolmarine.com.

***Please understand colors may vary slightly between the actual painting and the image on your screen due to my digital camera's results and your monitor.***

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