Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Beet Red

8x8 oil on RayMar panel

So I'm about to throw this other painting out the door in frustration. Thank goodness for therapeutic veggie art. I had roasted beets for the first time. Good thing I took a pic of one before it went into the oven.

16 comments:

Starr said...

I really like this... your color choices are wonderful :)

Diana Marshall said...

Love the colours of this humble beet, you make it look very sophisticated!

Linda Popple said...

Love your colors! And the swirl of the from the beet to the leaves provides a nice composition. VERY nice!!

Carol Horzempa said...

Beautiful design and colors, Sheila!

Julie Hill said...

Ah the beet. Love how you rendered this one..so true to your style. P.s. Love roasted beets too

AutumnLeaves said...

Ooh, look at that glorious color!! I've not had roasted beets but it sure sounds good. Beautiful job here, Sheila.

Dana Cooper said...

Wonderful color and design Sheila, well done!

Kim VanDerHoek said...

I agree with so many others, I like the color in this beet. Nice design too. Great job!

Tim Robinson said...

Quite Interesting!

Carrie Griesemer said...

Can't really pick my favorite part, I love how you handled ALL of it, beautiful!

Elizabeth Chapman said...

Never have been one for beets...but I love this one!

Sheila Estep said...

Everything about this painting is so great! Nicely done Sheila!

Dean H. said...

Great composition and application, Sheila!

Diana Moses Botkin said...

This is wonderful; the color and energy are captivating. It's a keeper.

Nicki said...

Love the composition and the colour choices.

David Patterson said...

Wonderful work Sheila...love the movement!