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Murrieta, CA, United States
Hi! Welcome to my blog. I am a mixed media artist who lives in Murrieta, California. I work in acrylics, watercolor, pastel, charcoal and other water and drawing media. My main subjects are abstracts, abstract landscapes, florals and gardens, equine abstracts and dog portraits. I love to use color! I try to incorporate the three C's in all of my work - color, contrast and composition! Most of these paintings are for sale. Please check with me for availability and prices if not posted. Contact me at: carol.engles@gmail.com carolenglesart.blogspot.com or carolengles.artspan.com Art copyrighted 2008-2016

Friday, March 13, 2009

Winter Marsh One

This is a 10x14 water media with pastel on paper. I wanted to do another marsh painting in a minimalist style. I really like the mood that I get with these. I make them up out of my head. I am trying to portray a scene with a lot of distance and subtle colors with just a highlight of bright color for some "snap". These are also very relaxing for me to do. I think it must be the subject matter!

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