Sunday, March 4, 2012

Whole Lotta Yellow!


Whole Lotta Yellow is the 2nd installment of these on going color inspiring posts.
I have a whole slew of YELLOW paintings I am working on right now in my studio. It is such a vibrant energetic color that pulls you in.  I am looking forward to spring and these will get you inspired.
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Katharina Chapuis Untitled #SQ-Y5   38 x 38"   2008  




Svetlana Rabey Untitled 2011 Oil on canvas54" x 108"





Gregg  Hill Belief  #223 - Yellow 2009
paint on steel 20 x 20 x 5 inches






Carla Urich "Jewel Box" 8x 10 oil on panel






 
Alexis Portilla "Lemon" 2011 78x68 oil on linen





Brian R. Jobe Turfside Passage (Knoxville) 2011 wood, 14" zip ties 84" x 28" x 300"






Carolanna Parlato Sunny acrylic on canvas 40 x 30 2009





Gary Petersen Opposing 2008 oil on canvas40" x 56"





Julian Hatton Light 24x24 oil on panel and canvas 2010





Brian Cypher graphite, pen and hi-liter on graph paper 2010






Kenn Kotara "Yellow-Blue Braille" 18x18 on paper





Howard Hersh Garden Pool 3 2010encaustic on panel20″x15″





Sand T Golden Haze X-2 , UV resin, graphite and acrylic paint on panel, 11 x 11 x 1.75 in.





Carrie Patterson Sign Series 1, number 10
Oil, acrylic, Enamel, and colored pencil on canvas and wood 16 x 25 inches 2011






Don Christensen 2nd Kiss 80 x56 oil on canvas






HYUNMEE LEE - INLAND ISLAND 26 - ACRYLIC ON CANVAS - 48 X 44 INCHES





Mary Zeran Cause and Effect are Easy to Determine 2011acrylic on cradled panel 24"x24"x2"





Charles Arnoldi UNTITLED 2005 Oil on aluminum 19.25" x 12.25"





Elise Freda Southern Exposure oil on wood 12" x 12"





Jeanne Williamson Traces of Past Fences #4 mixed media on cradled board 12" x 9" x .75" 2010







Don Cooper "Saffron Bindu" 2007 watercolor on Indian hand made paper 22" x 30"
 





Gary J. Noland Jr 2012 acrylic on canvas 8x8






Dirk De Bruycker Yellow Spot IIAsphalt & oil on canvas30 x 24"






Terri Brooks "Spirals" 2012 oil, enamel on paper mache 3 x53 cm


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7 comments:

  1. I am energized, just looking at these! They're all wonderful works but the one that moves me the most is Katharina Chapuis's "Untitled #SQ-Y5" because I like its glow. Svetlana Rabey's painting resonates with me, too. I'm drawn to drip paintings; it's also interesting to see the muddy yellow-greens work so well with saturated yellow.

    I enjoy what you're doing with this color-themed idea, Elizabeth!

    I painted a series of yellows a few years ago (as part of The Paradise Project, done while still living in the islands). I wanted to work with yellow, being told repeatedly that it's a "difficult" color. I was curious to see what could be done with this hue. I didn't find yellow to be difficult; of course I was working in monochromes, so I didn't have the typical concerns about color harmony.

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  2. Oh My Goodness! I was looking at each and everyone of these and saying to myself. "WOW!!! YUM!!! Have I seen that one of Howard Hersh's?" blah, blah, blah....and then there was one I know very well. (xo for featuring one of my pieces!)

    Thanks for these posts on color Elizabeth. They are soooo inspiring!

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  3. Visual Vitamin C! Exactly what I need right now. I was in NYC yesterday and Crate and Barrel had a display of Marimekko prints with lots of yellow teapots and things and I just stood there staring, drinking in all the yellow. So happy to have another boost this morning, thanks for posting these.

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  4. Hello Elizabeth,

    I just wanted to thank you for dropping by on Facebook. I really enjoyed looking at the examples of your work (and i love this post, the Elise Freda, wow) and I hope to get to see some for real one day.

    All the best,
    Terry Greene

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  5. Hi Terry,
    Thanks so much for checking out my work and blog. It's great to connect on FB and I look forward in seeing more of your great work.

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  6. All this is so INSPIRING to me as an artist! I loved viewing all the ART!!!

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