Sunday, May 27, 2007

Olives


Olives
Originally uploaded by linfrye
While this could have been done better, there are aspects to it that I really like ....

I've wanted to paint olives to remind me of Italy ... and this tangle of leaves and bright olives certainly does!

10 comments:

Anonymous said...

Oh my that is lovely. Such a nice, full piece of art -- I just love the compositionof this one -- not like your others -- a bit of something different. Kudos!
Lorraine

Tami said...

This is FUN! I like that it is bright and colorful, just a totally different style!

Claudia said...

Gorgeous and really italian-like!! And the shadows are rendered wonderfully!!

Teri C said...

GORGAMENTOUS!!! Love the composition and bright colors. Not to mention I have never seen olives on a tree :)

Deborah said...

Very Very nice. This has a very cool quality to it. Nice compostion too.

Africantapestry said...

I love this, Lin...myabe beacuse the olive tree is so close to my heart. I have two olive trees in my garden and just adore them!
Ronell

Lindsay said...

Lin, I love the all over quality of this painting. Could be a wonderful design for fabric!!!(I wish)

Jana Bouc said...

Wowy! I love all the patterns and variations in color of the leaves. This is really nice. Is this larger than your usual sketchbook size? It's such an exciting piece!

Emma Pod said...

This is very beautiful. I love all of the interesting colors together!

Linda said...

Oh Lin, this olive painting is just marvelous! How wonderful!