About Me

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 2008-2018

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

City Wires Five

10x14 watercolor with pastel on paper. I was in the mood for these lighter, softer colors. It is actually Spring colors in Fall I guess! I love to work with bronze, Burnt Sienna and browns, so I will be getting to work with those colors soon! But, today, these colors caught my fancy!


Jenpainting - Jennifer Morrison said...

Hi, Carol! I just love your abstracts! Funny we were both thinking of dressage horse paintings and posted them the same day! LOL!! Don't stop! It was really great! JEN

Carol Engles said...

Thanks Jennifer. I thought it was "cosmic" as well that we posted dressage horse paintings at the same time! I am doing a few equine abstracts. My horse friends have encouraged me - so we'll see what happens. I, like you, love horses - all different breeds and disciplines. I also really enjoy your work and the stories behind you art. It is very engaging.