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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

Sunday, January 30, 2011

San Diego Cityscape Five

10 x 14 watercolor with pastel and charcoal on paper. I really like the colors in this piece. San Diego is bright with sunshine most of the time, so this color combination is good I think. I enjoy doing these abstract cityscapes so much - they always put a smile on my face!

2 comments:

Theresa Paden said...

I really like the way you have indicated elements of a city, but have left the interpretation to the viewer. Great colors and composition!

Carol Engles said...

Thanks Theresa. It's definitely a fine line - excuse the pun! - between keeping it abstract and adding just enough suggestion.