Posts Tagged: Japan
I recently acquired this Japanese vase and added it to my collection of still life props, in this instance I used it in a combination with orange and I think it went well color-wise since it bonded all objects organically.
It might look like I’m intentionally going for a minimalist approach here but not really, it’s the simplicity of objects that’s appealing to me, less is more, delicately balancing the values between the white tones, composition centers in the middle,
Picked an oriental theme for this one, I think in my still lives I go for a calming and zen-like effect, I let the objects and colors do the talking instead of me, even the painting process goes smooth and
6 x 8 inches Oil on Canvas panel Fresh off the easel, this is a new intimist piece that I just painted, the warm daylight coming from the left travelling across all the shapes in the room, the subtle nuances