Day is Done
This is a paint of the Grant fairgrounds where I regularly walk
(when my legs are able) or ride my bike with our dogs in the
evening. I was inspired by the color of the buildings at
sunset. I spent many a walk/ride trying to find the best
vantage point to capture the scene and to be there at the right time
for the sun (and no clouds). The grass had been allowed to
grow long and also was beautiful in the light.
In the end the
scene was too wide even for this aspect ratio so I cut out some
between the playground and the buildings. The buildings I like
but the grass was a struggle - while trying to "simplify"
I lost the feel and only partially got it back with more
I added myself
with the dogs as point of interest, making it up. Squirtle is
pulling to smell something, and Bridget is looking back at me - both