Monday, October 30, 2006
Finish is a layered glazed and distressed look with a deep red over golden ochre yellow. Hand painted accents include a topiary adjacent to the pantry and cascading florals over the serving and kitchen windows.
|Here is the kitchen before the repaint... terribly bland...|
Sunday, October 29, 2006
Cabinets were stark white before, same as pantry door. This is a painted finish that emphasizes the raised panels on cabinet doors. Deeper tones coordinate well with dark wall color for a sophisticated custom look overall. Smaller photo shows built-in china cupboard adjacent to kitchen and finished to match.
Approx. 72" x 48" - Corner entertainment center, locally built and painted with scenery of the north GA mountains. Available as a custom order: 6 - 8 week delivery, cost: $3,200 - $3,850, depending on particular design/case interior. Price does not include shipping/delivery.
This detail of a larger mural portrays rhododendron and mountain laurel thickets common to the north GA mountains. Painting this area, with all the layers of undergrowth and the little run-off stream with its' exposed roots, earth and stone was my favorite part of this three month project.
Wednesday, October 25, 2006
5" x 7" acrylic on panel..
It's no wonder he looks grouchy... Can you imagine a fate worse than being born a boy chick? Your chances of survival beyond 12 weeks are nearly nil, and if you should survive, you will never be a rooster, as you will be caponized at the earliest opportunity. Born; never to be wild.