Tuscany Landscape Painting With Sunflowers
This Tuscany inspired landscape painting depicts a field of sunflowers painted with a minimal palette. It's created with a harmonious palette of alizarin, ochre, green and purple on canvas and measures 10" x 12".
The time has come... I'm packing for the trip. In an effort to keep the weight to a minimum, I was experimenting with a limited palette. I used 4 colors in this painting. (Plus white, if you consider that a color.) Purple, green, ochre and alizarin. Yup, that's all! It's amazing how few colors one can get away with and still represent a scene realistically. Not that I will be bringing only four colors, but it was an interesting exercise. One of the benefits of a limited palette - automatic color harmony. The other - way less schlepping!
"Tuscany Sunflower Field" 10x12" Acrylic