Saturday, June 27, 2009

COTTONWOOD ON THE BANK


Boat traffic is picking up. The shadows on the cottonwood across the cove make interesting patterns, down the tree and across the sand. I flick a brush mark across the end of the island to show the wavelet created by the boat wakes.

4 comments:

Katherine van Schoonhoven said...

Beautiful, Karen! The light on the trees is just right and lovely.

Karen E. Lewis said...

Thanks!
It was a challenge. While we were there, the trees changed from backlit, to sidelit, to frontlit.

Celeste Bergin said...

Nice! Love the narrative AND the painting...

Karen E. Lewis said...

Thank you!
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