"Forest Path," a Painting by Rose Ellis"Forest Path," a Painting by Rose Ellis
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Product description:Beneath the warm autumn sun, the boughs and branches in this grove of lakeside trees seemed to form a natural canopy over me. I had to hurry in order to capture the fading light and chiaroscuro effect of the shadows as evening drew on. I kept my palette restricted to umber tones, while adding sharp contrasts such as the blue sky and peach-colored leaves through the trees. I painted this on French linen, and surrounded the scene with a warm but unpretentious brown frame.
 
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"Forest Path," a Painting by Rose Ellis

Paintings by Rose ELLIS

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  • Product ID#: 215390
  • Dimensions: 11" width x14" height x2" depth
  • Weight: 1.5
  • Materials: Canvas, Oil
  • Subject: Landscape, Nature
  • Style: Contemporary, Expressionism, Impressionism
  • Colors: Blue, Brown, Clay, Yellow

Artwork Description: Beneath the warm autumn sun, the boughs and branches in this grove of lakeside trees seemed to form a natural canopy over me. I had to hurry in order to capture the fading light and chiaroscuro effect of the shadows as evening drew on. I kept my palette restricted to umber ...
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My paintings are inspired by a wide range of subjects, both classical and modern . I create work in either impressionist or abstract expressionist styles; I call my approach "neo-impressionism." I try to capture natural landscape in plein air as much as possible, working in bold contrasts, with a vivid but limited palette that veers towards the minimal. I come from a family of designers, and I’ve been painting since the age of ten. I’ve trained at the Kendall School of Art & Design in Grand Rapids; and I earned my B.F.A....read more