Yellow Fields – an Instagram Story

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Hackpen Harvest 31 x 25.5 cms oil on canvas
Hackpen Harvest 31 x 25.5 cms oil on canvas

 

Last week I revisited some sketches I had done on a clear September day while sitting in the shade of a Ridgeway clump.  As the red kites soared overhead the farmer harvested the lines of crop together steering down the rows making piles ready for baling.

I was quite pleased with the resulting painting; working quite quickly and with a thick oil paint I posted a snap of it on Instagram that same day.  Thank you to all who reacted so positively.

I am pleased to say that as a result of that one post the painting is now sold and will be on it’s way to Baltimore as soon as the paint is dry enough.  Delighted.

For more information about my work do visit simonedawood.com for ways to contact me.

Happy Harvest time

Simone