Sunday, June 2, 2013

An Original Oil Painting
by Claire Beadon Carnell

'Apple Trees on the Hill'
Lerew Orchard, Gardners, PA
© Claire Beadon Carnell
10 x 20

This Spring, a friend of mine from my high school days
let me know that her sister lived on an orchard that
was mere miles from my house, and that I was welcome
to go paint there.  I got a great tour from my friend's
sister, and then did a quick study of a view of
the apple trees from the top of a hill.

When I got home, I realized right away that I wanted to
do a larger studio piece, because I loved the
way the blue of the mountains peeked through
the white and soft pink blossoms of the trees.
It is a gorgeous orchard, and hope I can go back
and paint there again next spring!

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Claire Beadon Carnell
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Debra Kreiger said...

Awesome Claire. It is amazing the little gems that we are given.

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Cecelia Lyden said...

Take me with you to this heavenly place, please-next spring