September 5..........Jardin El Rincon

Oil on canvas 9.5 x 7in
It is 41 degrees Celsius today (105.8 F!!!!).  I woke up early to catch the morning light entering this part of the garden and to avoid the heat later on.  In hindsight I wish I had kept it simpler, maybe focusing merely on the fountain.

2 comments:

  1. This one reminds me of the jungle book. I love the different color tones of the plants. It feels very lush. What is happening with the red below the fountain?

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  2. Thanks, Miguel. The red below the fountain was an attempt to capture the light and shadows of the reddish-colored walkway, but it needs to be a more subtle. It is a lovely part of the garden that I will paint again with your comment in mind.

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