Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Day's end Stamford Street (II)

small town sunset stalybridge england english oil painting

Oil on hardboard 8" x 8" Please contact me if you are interested in purchasing this painting


Blogger Theresa Evans said...

Nice composition and the beautiful sky has a distint impressionist feel. I really like this :-)

8:30 AM  
Blogger Sheila Vaughan said...

Great! Thanks Theresa for your nice words.

8:52 AM  
Blogger Simon Jones said...

MMM nice, these are much briefer than your previous streetscenes maybe a continuation of your brief interiors?

10:47 AM  
Blogger Sheila Vaughan said...

Hi Simon, yes, I tried to keep them simple. One of the reasons was that the photo references because they were taken at dusk did not give a lot of useful information. It was frustrating. I couldn't really see what was going on. I have forced myself to do six so four more to come.

11:22 AM  
Blogger Dar Presto said...

These day's end pieces are wonderful. You are so adept at portraying the lighting and the architectural shapes, that a poor reference photo was not an obstacle. I look forward to more.

1:59 PM  
Blogger Sheila Vaughan said...

Thank you Dar - it's good to hear you say that. I just got quite frustrated peering at the screen, especially after painting the still lifes from life which is so enjoyable actually.

5:53 PM  
Blogger n warner said...

Wonderfully the twilight and the buildings getting submerged into dark. Very nice! Nina

5:18 AM  
Blogger Sheila Vaughan said...

Thank you Nina. Glad you like it.

9:45 AM  
Blogger Mary Sheehan Winn said...

lushly atmospheric.

12:49 AM  
Blogger Sheila Vaughan said...

Thanks Mary!

4:09 AM  

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