Irene's Landscape | Painting For My Aunt

avatar

Hello, Dear Hivers | Hola, Queridos Hivers

Last Friday my aunt Irene came from Chile to visit her family here in Venezuela, and my grandfather and his wife asked me to make her a welcome gift!

241237924_154632370176250_208574099747235768_n.jpg

I went to their house last Sunday. I saw the white wall and I wanted to paint a beautiful landscape. So, I began with the sky and then made the shape of the mountains.

IMG_20210829_124100150.jpg

IMG_20210829_134717003.jpg

Being there brought me so many memories of my childhood days in that house. Family meetings, birthday parties, normal visits, etc. It was all so beautiful. I had been a long time since I last went there; and yet, the second I stepped inside, the memories hit me.

IMG_20210829_133656092.jpg

IMG_20210829_144843755.jpg

Then I did... idk hahaha, a lot of stuff. Maybe the water? I think so. Later I continued with the trees, bushes and grass.

IMG_20210829_164804935.jpg

IMG_20210829_172930740.jpg

I also made some clouds, the sun, the water highlights and my aunt's name in the middle

Et voilà!

241237924_154632370176250_208574099747235768_n.jpg

What do you think?
Making landscape for me is about improvising with what one has seen in nature and somehow mixing reality with fantasy... Actually, more than fantasy, the way you see the world. Give it your touch.
I learned all I know about painting landscapes from Bob Ross's "The Joy of Painting" TV show (I see it on YouTube).

Thanks for stopping by!

Stay true to yourself, always with a smile on your face

My mom, me and my aunt... Pictures my grandfather has in his house, Lovely, right?

IMG_20210829_133609976.jpg

June



0
0
0.000
2 comments
avatar

Picture number 5, so cute! :D You look so happy and since you like painting I know you were! The final version with your Aunt's name and the sun peeking from behind the mountains - awesome, I love it! <3

0
0
0.000
avatar

Hello!
Yes!! Painting while listening to music makes me really happy, and somehow it also brings peace to my body. When I was younger, painting wasn't something I'd like to dedicate my life to. However, time has changed my mind hahaha
Great! I'm so glad you loved it!
HUGS! ❤️

0
0
0.000