Red Earth by Joy Hahn

Red Earth

Acrylic. Painted about eight years ago on acid free card painted from a photo. When I visited some years later I was amazed at the "Red Earth".
This picture is a member of these sets
Joy, this is superb! Love those reds and browns, very well painted, great it!
over 3 years ago
Thanks for your kind comment Jack :)
over 3 years
the stark white trees are a striking contrast! love the colours
over 3 years
Desiree this truly is how they are. My art teacher at the time suggested pure magenta on the hills and that is the colour I found when I finally travelled to the "Red Centre". Thanks for your comment.
over 3 years
Only in Oz Joy. No where else can you find this red earth and white gums surely! Beautifully painted. Love it! Jen
over 3 years
Thanks for your lovely comment. Your right only in Oz :)))
over 3 years
Typical Ozzie bush scene.
Makes you want to roam around for kangies and koalas.
The gum trees (which one of the 137 species) are spot on.
Love it!
over 3 years
Hi Mario....Thanks for your encouraging comment.:)Have no idea which gum it is of those 137 but I know where it grows :))
over 3 years
Instantly recognizable as an Aussie scene.Beautiful work Joy.It's about time I got back out in the wilderness.
over 3 years
Thanks for your comment Rex and I've been thinking the same thing....time to go again :)
over 3 years
As I look again at this painting I am inspired to paint a landscape again. :) Thanks for your encouragement :)
over 3 years
brilliant, beautiful work
over 3 years
Thanks for the comment Jonny :))
over 3 years
Add your comment    description  formatting  help
previous    next   top
This picture is a member of these groups
Artist Statement
for Joy Hahn
Joy Hahn
It wasn't until I started sketching that I realised I had impressions of ruled lines on the paper from the previous drawing. Then I also dripped some water on...
Excellent, first I only draw as a way of trying out things before painting to this end I always draw on thick paper. Both faces are excellent and only show in... view answer
abstract acrylic animals autumn beach birds blackandwhite blues boats buildings cats charcoal cityscape clouds dogs drawings dreams fantasy figurative fish flowers forsale glaze greens horses impasto inks landscape moon mountains oil oranges papers pastel pens plein‑air portrait reds rivers roses seascape snow still‑life sunsets surrealism texture trees watercolor wildlife yellows