Can you see the forest through the tree?

Sometimes we see a tree. Other times we see a forest. Today I ponder; do I see the entire depth of the situation?

“Pond, Beach, Tree, Forest”, 11×14 oil on canvas board, by Rog Lyngaas, 22jun09, XC palette.

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XC Palette
Cool blue = french ultramarine blue (winton)
Warm blue = viridian (winton)
Earth blue = prussian blue (grumbacher pre-tested)
Cool yellow = cadmium lemon (winton)
Warm yellow = cadmium yellow medium (winton)
Earth yellow = raw umber (graham)
Cool red = alizarin crimson (graham)
Warm red = cadmium red medium (winton)
Earth red = burnt sienna (grumbacher pre-tested)
White = titanium white (pw6,pw4, shiva)

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2 Responses to “Can you see the forest through the tree?”

  1. lesliepaints Says:

    Love the colorsand how you put this one together.

  2. nice painting!

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