Tether
Suzie Baker, Fine Artist
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Tether

12 x 16", oil on linen panel, 2015.

I started this painting en Plein Air in Galveston, Texas and finished in my studio. Painting outside has a whole unique set of challenges, changing light, changing temperature and weather conditions and, in this case, a boat that pivoted on its tether. I was able to get the color notes and drawing down before moving on to a new location.

With those things in place plus a series of photographs, I was able to complete the painting while maintaining the colors and value shifts that typically get lost when working exclusively from photographs.

(832) 316-3363 - suzie@suziebaker.com