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

Friday, August 13, 2010

August Marsh One

15x19 mixed media on paper. I think this piece is relaxing. I got the idea for this after riding in the Rancho Penasquitos Preserve in San Diego County. Hope you like it.


Linda Hensley said...

Beautiful! I love the way you have the expressiveness in the foreground while the overall tone of the piece is so serene.

Carol Engles said...

Thak you Linda! I am so glad that you feel the serenity in this piece. I do these when I want to enjoy some peaceful time, after a hectic day! My other abstracts, especially the cityscapes, are more of a puzzle for me and take more mental energy! I work with horses everyday, so sometimes I am a bit too tired for them! Plus, I am getting older! HA!