'Water Lover' oil on canvas 24 x 30

Sunday, June 6, 2010

'Hawthorns & Hayfields'

This piece is another one from my recent Saltspring
sojourn. As you can see the sun was hard to find.
But still the area we painted in made up for the lack of
sunny skies. As I mentioned in my last post the bird life
around these fields is fantastic, the swallows in particular.
It has been awhile since I saw so many Tree swallows along
with the Barns and Violet-Greens. The highlight
of the trip (in the birding area) were the
Goldfinches we encountered!
Oil on wood panel 9 x 12.
Your thoughts and comments are most welcome!
Jeffrey
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4 comments:

Melinda said...

The sun may have been hard to find, but the ethereal light on the field is lovely and you've got that great sense of place represented, too.

Prabha N. said...

Give me a paint-out with birds around me any-day! There are spring colors blooming on your canvas, Jeff.

Jeffrey J. Boron said...

Thanks Melinda...it was so still and quiet while we painted with swallows swooping through the sky sometimes just missing us!

Jeffrey

Jeffrey J. Boron said...

I think you really would have loved it there Prabha...though probably cooler than what you may be used to...

Jeffrey