Recent Works
EYES Precious Daughter of the Embera Panama tour logo Child of Africa Precious Daughter, Embera Tribe,  Panama
Portrait of Marvel Precious Daughter, Embera Tribe,  Panama Child of Africa DEBORAH WILCOX title Robert M


Upcoming Events

Join My Email List

Blog


Welcome to Deborah Bauer Wilcox's Blog

"Elvis"


So Much More than Black to painting a Black Horse

"Elvis" is a commissioned work and created on a fine grain linen canvas. Originally I was going to paint Elvis with a turqoise background but once I met the handsome guy I knew that he was all heart and fire! So that is how the background color choice was made. Painting a black horse presents it's own chanllenges and I found that grey-violet was the only color that worked for me in the lights. The body has deep violet, mohogany tones as well as dark Ultramarines. Elvis is a fancy moving warm blooded Hanovarian  and lives up to his namesake. He captured me as I was trying to capture him! I am not sure who won!

If you are interested in having your equine friend captured on canvas please contact me for details. I usually like to meet and take my own photographs but if logistics makes that impossible I work very successfully from your photos as well. Distance isn't a deterent!

My Oil painting classes are on going and if you are in the vicinity and interested contact me for details.

Comment on or Share this Article >>
Older Posts    Newer Posts

Artist Websites by FineArtStudioOnline
Mobile Site | iPhone Site | Regular Site