Monday, September 12, 2011

Moonlight

Salt Marsh Moon
10 x 12

Moonlight is really the subject of this little painting. Our eyes adjust to the darkness, peer into it, searching. The cool light envelops and softens the nighttime world, revealing and hiding it from us at the same time.

7 comments:

Deshmukh said...

Beautiful painting! Was this done en plein air?

Deborah Paris said...

Thank you! This is a studio piece, painted from memory.

lampros lampinos said...

i believe you saw the full moon, ... anyway, this is awsome, i like it a lot

Brian McGurgan said...

Beautiful, Deborah - I like this alot.

Pat O'Driscoll said...

Deborah,
You captured the true feeling of night, this is really good.

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Bruce Sherman said...

Hi there Deborah!... All of the aspects of a moonscape... subtly and beautifully captured in this small gem!

Wonderful work... as usual!
Good Painting!

Warmest regards,
Bruce