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, September 29, 2010

Stretch Duel

10x14 watercolor with pastel on paper. This piece has lots of color - and lots of pastel! I wanted it to have a   sketchy look and hopefully show the movement and speed of Thoroughbreds. Hope you like it!


Theresa Paden said...

Great energy and movement in this piece! I like the colors, too.

Carol Engles said...

Thanks Theresa! This one was hard to do. I had trouble keeping the tote board in the background abstract and hopefully not to distract from the horses!