This piece is about 22×28 cm. done in fluid acrylics. I did it sort of an exercise in composition. Started with the darker blue, and then added other shades and created a center of interest with smaller and more contrasting shapes. When I looked at it after it was dry I could see dog faces in several areas. It's next on the list to get matted and framed.
5 thoughts on “Dogs In Blue Exercise in Composition”
It's very beautiful, Merle – although I have not yet made out any dogs! 😀
Lovely use of color and form.
Thanks Richard! 🙂 Well, a couple are a real stretch of imagination. But the one prominent head in a light blue in the upper left. You have to disconnect it from the rest of that blue, which doesn't look like anything. 🙂
Ah, time to see some art :happy: I unfortunately read the title and therefore keep seeing dogs 😀 At least two of them are very easy to spot. But I wonder what I would have seen if not read the title :sherlock:
By the way, I love this painting! :up:
Thank you Sami. Appreciate your comments, always. Dogs are what struck me after I had done the painting. It started as a simple exercise, with no plan at all. But, I really like the colors and the forms that are not dog like too. 😀
Very nice. I always find monochrome paintings the hardest to do.
It's always a challenge to create contrast and movement and make it interesting.
But no dogs for me………
Upper left dog looks more like a reptile to me.
Guess I am not a dog person. :cat: