Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Go Orange and White ©

©2013 Debbi Smith Rourke
"Go Orange and White" 8"x10"
Oil on canvas board / unframed
Unframed: $250 + $25 sh/h in Contiguous US

When the Texas Longhorns (football team) beat OU, Oklahoma University, I was so thrilled that I decided to do an orange and white painting in honor of my Longhorns. Yay!! Our team has struggled this year and this was a great game. So I found a dark orange peach and put it on a white plate with an off-white background. White on white is quite challenging, basically a lot of grays. So I added some color tints to create a number of interesting grays. All with the palette knife. Was fun!! More to come!

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