Thursday, June 11, 2009

Keeping it Cool

8"x10" oil on linen panel
A trio enjoys the beach at Carmel. More beach scenes to come.

30 comments:

adebanji said...

love the scene, especially that guys' Afro!

Sheila said...

Beautiful painting Edward. Ocean/beach scenes seem to suit you very very well!

Dana Cooper Fine Art said...

I love the figures Edward...can't wait to see more!

Gwen Bell said...

I always look forward to your work and this doesn't disappoint. Gorgeous! Wish I were there.

Paintings by Irit Bourla said...

finally a new piece.
I guess you were sleeping for very long time.
This is so beautiful. I love the guy on the right with the afro hair style.

Manon Doyle said...

It's so muggy here today..... your painting looks so inviting to me! Wonderful work!

Kari Tirrell said...

I love this, Edward! Excellent work.

Charlene Brown said...

Thanks, we needed that! Great timing and a wonderful painting -- glad there are more coming.

Marian Fortunati said...

Great figures, Edward!

L.Holm said...

How beautiful! Love the composition, the light on the shoulders, wet shadows in the sand, and that curled wave. Great painting, Edward!

Megha Chhatbar said...

Excellent...Everything is so attractive, especially the reflection in water...I really wait to see more of your work...:)

Kathleen Weber said...

Nice! Love the colors.

FCP said...

Lovely scene, looking forward to more!
Faye

Elizabeth Seaver said...

Love these guys! Nice job.

Ann Rogers said...

Can't wait for more of the beach scenes! This one is so well done, from composition to light and shadows. Perfecto!

Georgia said...

Love it! Such an inviting scene. Love you captured the moment. Looking forward to more of your beach scenes.

Dean H. said...

Wow1 Extremely well done, Edward!! Great color...design...Well, great Everthing!

laurens.paint.palette said...

nice job!!

Mona said...

Nice Ed. I like how you muted the tones in the landscape and emphasized the three friends in this.

dominique eichi said...

this is such a delightful pictures their poses, the hair, the reflections, such a great look.

sam said...

Well done Edward, you can feel the sun!

Inky said...

Wonderful... I love the wet sand!

artbyakiko said...

Beautiful work!!! I love it!

PainterLee said...

My gosh, the shimmer of the wet sand on this is amazing!!!! Wonderful!!!

Vern Schwarz said...

Edward, this is so beautifully done. Love the sun and the surf.

James Parker said...

Very, very nice Edward. You really got the wave action perfect. Sorry I've been such a stranger...finally getting a bit settled in.

Tom Pohlman said...

Hi Ed! The neutral tones really make me feel like I can smell the ocean! I'm with adebanji- love the afro :>)

Sheila Wedegis said...

Wow..I can feel the ocean breeze with this one. Great job.

Carol King said...

what a great beach scene! I want to be there too!

william wray said...

I love there kids body language. Well done!