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Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Abstract expressionistic landscape by BarbYatesDudding

River Run 4
16x20 acrylic on canvas
This is the fourth in my "River Run" expressionistic landscapes.
This was created with layers of color and a palette knife.
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Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Expressionistic landscape by BarbYatesDudding

Twilight 30x20
acrylic on canvas
I wanted to express the feeling of "Twilight"in this abstract.
The air was cool and the night became soft in color.
I loved the shapes formed by the spring sage and scrub as darkness fell.
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Sunday, August 21, 2011

Abstract landscape by Colorado artist BarbYatesDudding

Sonata 20x30
acrylic on canvas

Aria 20x30 abstract landscape
palette knife acrylic on canvas
I usually paint a series of subjects before I move on to another canvas.
I love to be spontanious and paint fast.
I keep my palette full of paint, using the same colors until gone.
Each opainting of the same series come out different
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Friday, August 19, 2011

Abstract landscape by BarbYatesDudding

Spring River 3 24x38
We have had a incredible spring and summer in Colorado.
The run off from snow melt has created beautiful
running rivers where creeks trickled.
I created this abstract landscape with a palette knife and layers of
acrylic paint.
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Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Abstract landscape by Colorado artist BarbYatesDudding

Acapella, 18x24
acrylic abstract landscape;
These clouds were moving against the early evening sky.I had to paint quickly
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Thursday, August 11, 2011

Abstract landscape by Colorado artist BarbYatesDudding

Aria 20x24 (c)2011
acrylic on canvas
I love clouds! Here in Colorado the clouds pop against the blue sky.
 This painting "Aria", is one in a series of clouds.

This was painted plein air with a palette knife.

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Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Abstract landscape by Colorado artist BarbYatesDudding

Another in my abstract landscape series.
This was painted solely with a palette knife from
my photos while in Taos, New Mexico.
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Sunday, August 7, 2011

Monday, August 1, 2011

Expressionistic Abstract Landscape by BarbYatesDudding

20x24 acrylic on canvas
Another in my new series of abstract landscapes of Colorado.
Here the sky was beautiful in the early morning.
The colors of the pre sunrise were a cool red.
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