Thursday, December 8, 2011
6 in. x 6 in., oil on panel
I did not paint this today. It was my son's 7th birthday and with all the going-ons I didn't get a chance to paint or draw, so I thought I'd share a painting that I had done this past spring. These were tiny peaches from our peach tree. The previous year we had harvested a huge crop of fat peaches but this year, guessing with the drought, we only got six or seven very little, but tasty, ones. This painting also took me a couple long days to do in which I still could not get it right, but I do like the parts of the plate, the shadows and sections of the peaches. I'll try and take a better photo of it to replace this one in the next couple of days.