Anatomy of a Commission- Part 4

color study- small watercolor painting
color study- small watercolor painting

Goals: work out color palette, stormy sky with patches of light, highlight grove of aspens, suggest rabbit brush in bloom amid sage fields; develop foreground with enough empty space to accommodate four horse figures

Author: Cheri Isgreen

I have been a lifelong rider and horse lover. I got my first "horse" at a yard sale; it was a pony actually. It was sometime in the early 60's. I was in 3rd or 4th grade. The pony was perhaps $10. My sister, brother, and I pooled our money and led him home. At the time my parents were traveling, and my Uncle Bill promptly made us return it. (stay tuned...more to come...)

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