Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Softly Spoken - Experiment in Low Contrast

Oil on Canvas, 60 x 70 cm

Often the strongest statements are understatements.

I had to adjust this in Photoshop, to reach the quiet colors. The camera saw right through the grayish thin layers of paint, to capture the stronger shades below.


Hillary Miller said...

it's jolly and spooky all at the same time!

Anita said...

Incredibly subtle - great illustration of the use of subtle colour.