Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Bedside Table


6 x 5 1/2"
oil on MDF board

I see scenes everywhere in the house that would make a potential painting and this day I finally went to the trouble to set up and paint one. I hope to do more. These little paintings are great to see if it will work compositionally and just to see if it is interesting enough for me to make a large painting.

2 comments:

Mary Sheehan Winn said...

Charles Sovek was a master of turning the ordinary into the extraordinary, which is what you've done here. It's beautifully constructed and tells a story.

Deltra Powney said...

He was truly a master. What a compliment! Thank you!

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