|"Traffic Patterns" work in progress, oil, 30"h x 24"w, copyright Jill Banks 2013|
|"Cabs in NYC," oil, 8"h x 10"w, private collection|
The similarities are 1) action, 2) color and 3) abstraction.
All that's missing is the rain (or water). Bearing that in mind, some of that fun contrast between color and cool can be accentuated here.
I'll add photos of those three shortly. Check back on the blog if you get this by email -- with no extra paintings.
|"Venezia Market," oil, 18"h x 24"w, private collection|
|"Rainy Day Market," oil, 30"h x 24"w, private collection|
Randy and I took five paintings yesterday to the Vienna Arts Center, 115 Pleasant Drive, Vienna, VA to be part of the Winner's Wall of work by the top prize and "people's choice" winners from last November in the Annual Treasury of Art Show. (I was one of those) The show is up until February 4 and there's a reception on Sunday, January 13. My
100 Faces in 100 Days Project
Events and Exhibits
Register now for Winter classes. See my web site: www.JillBanks.com, Classes page for Still Life Painting in Oils and Draw, Paint, Sculpt the Portrait -- offered through the Great Falls School of Art, Great Falls, VA. Still Life is now full with a wait list. Sign up for the Portrait class -- it's going to be a great one!