Sunrise oil sketch - 31 Dec 2010 - NH

Sunrise – 31 Dec 2010

New Year’s Eve morning looked sparkling and bright.  Continuing to enhance the contrast in my work, I completed this oil sketch.  (When I started it, I wasn’t certain that it’s finished, but I figured that it was at least 95% of the way there.) This is a mostly-southwesterly view, so the sun is behind me …

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Dusk in NH - winter landscape painting - Eileen Eilis Morey

Snow, at dusk

Just past sunset last night, the colors in the sky — and reflected in the snow — were fast-changing and amazing. If I’d had enough paint set up and enough canvases ready, I probably could have completed three or more sketches last night.  It was a spectacular display of every color in the rainbow! Mostly, …

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Spalding Inn painting

Blues Turn Brilliant

Last February (2010), I began this oil painting of a landscape in the White Mountains. Because I had other work to complete first, this painting progressed slowly. For about four months, this painting was on my living room wall.  I knew that it needed something… I just couldn’t figure out what. Last week, I read …

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