20 January 2008

wall street is divided

had posted this some time ago:

it has become the left side of a diptych:

now have got to this point and am liking it, not sure what to "finish"
maybe just let it sit awhlie...

09 January 2008


oil on stitched canvas
73 x 33"

Now finally I feel it is looking good!
Had been thinking of it as finished, mostly because I wasn't sure where to go with it.
Yesterday made the latest changes.... more contrast, more violet, pulling some colours into the foreground, etc. Very glad I did not ship this one last month because it is definitely stronger now!

This is what it looked like before:

only subtle manipulations, but makes a big difference