summer street corner symphony
30" x 24" oil on gallery wrapped canvas
The greens of summer.... they are easy to forget this time of year. In fact, we are expecting snow today so I am loving the bright clear colors of a summer day. I used the photo below as a jumping off point for this composition. In fact, this is the second time I painted from this photo. If you look closely, you can see a lot of differences. I was intrigued with the posture of the man on the corner and I did want to use that... and also the cars, but after that I just painted.
Here is the inspiration photo: