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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, April 8, 2011

Kites at the Park

17 x 23 watercolor and pastel on paper. I used red as the main color in this painting instead of using it as a highlight.   I used the light green for contrast along with some pink. Hope you like it!

3 comments:

DJ said...

Carol, I've missed your bravery in applying colors that everyone else would love to use, but they're chicken. lol...

Elizabeth Chapman said...

LOVE it!!!

Carol Engles said...

Thanks DJ and Elizabeth. So glad you like this. I had a red moment I guess! HA!