sky rocks ocean by molly g

sky rocks ocean

Acrilyc on canvas, 16 x 20 inches. Painted with pallette knives. Brushes make me want to be realistic and I don't have the patience or precision so using pallette knives frees me from that. Inspired by scene on Cape Cod.
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24 comments
The knives make the texture powerful.
Wonderful work!
over 5 years ago
Hi JC

Thanks for looking at this piece, I appreciate your comments. I do enjoy working with knives. It's sort of liberating for me because with brushes I try to be precise and it's not really in me to be that way. One of the things that I admire about your work is the beautiful detail.

Mo
over 5 years
a good impressionist painting and love the colours in the rocks
over 5 years
Hi Susie

Thanks for taking the time and for the kind comments.

Mo
over 5 years
great palette knife picture.love the cape cod as well.
over 5 years
Hi alanclancy

Thanks for the comment. I enjoyed using the palette knife.

Regards

Mo
over 5 years
Great sense of turbulent waters on the foreshore. Very impressive.
over 5 years
Hi Alan

Thanks for the kind comments and for taking the time to look.

Mo
over 5 years
Love the movement of waves, and the creamy neutral palette - very original
over 5 years
Hi Sharon

Thanks for your observations.

Mo
over 5 years
good use of the palet. You dont need to be precise. The imporatnt ting is to realise a piece that we feel, a idea of the message you want to pass...realy nice!
Mary
over 5 years
Hi Marie-Claude

Thanks for taking the time and for your comments. They are encouraging.

Mo
over 5 years
Fabulous, you caught the scene well. I understand , your feelings about the brushes. I always need to put a piece aside before I start to overwork it. You did a great piece.
over 5 years
Hi Ed

Thanks for taking the time and for your comments. I admire the detail and precision of your work.

Mo
over 5 years
Lovely impressionism and love the muted colours.
over 5 years
Hi Dion

Thanks for taking the time to comment. I was curious and looked at your work. I really like it and espcecially enjoyed seeing the fish because I have been contemplating trying to paint some koi.

Regards

Mo
over 5 years
This rocks, mo! Love the palette and the 'feeling' you have put into this work!
over 5 years
Great style and love how you paints flow! Looking forward to more. Cheers!
over 5 years
Hooooow did I miss seeing this...jeeeeeeeewel before now?? Isn't it gooooooorgeous!! Am soooo impressed with your palette!! I get...nervous with these colours - whaaaat's that about?! Even when I may've begun with a palette such as this...POW! I have this crazy need to add...boiling red or blazing yellow or, or, or!! THIS is a stunner+++!! Especially...those...coooooooolours!! 5*+++++++ Hugs, Charlotte
over 5 years
love your style, this has great colour, and lots going on..
over 4 years
Okay Mo, here is another very promising painting! Great knife work.
over 3 years
Really gorgeous work, which gives the feel of a watercolour, although I know it is acrylic! Lovely tones.
over 3 years
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molly gAfter many years of painting I have come to realize that the thing that interests me most is colour. If I create something that enables the viewer to separate from reality and indulge in shear pleasure by colour and form then I am happy.
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This painting is very beautiful. Love all the bright colors. If someone doesn't like your work don't take it to heart. They may have been having a bad day... view answer
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