Shoot it, Sketch it: Country gate

Country gate – acrylic on canvas, 405 x 405 mm, 2014
Country Gate – acrylic on canvas, 405 x 405 mm, 2014. Available for purchase.
Country gate, North Canterbury, 2014
North Canterbury, 2014

Today’s Shoot it, Sketch it was inspired by the photograph in last Friday’s post. The moment I saw this magnificent tree, I knew I was going to paint it. I like the image for many reasons. I like the way the gate is part of the landscape and not part of it. I like the wild branches and the wavy clouds. And I love that shock of orange in the background.

It’s now for sale in my Etsy shop : )

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