(184) In the Garden
5 x 7, oil
My challenge for this one was to try a new medium: Galkyd Lite. It becomes sticky and dries really fast, so discourages going back in. I've been using a standard combination of linseed oil, Gamsol and stand oil which dries slowly, but I felt this was a nice change.
"The act of painting outdoors is like a dance to the tempo of the evolving day, following the lead of the wind, impelled by the measured meter of shadows moving in their eternal celestial rhythms"...Louise McElwain