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    Edge of Time

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    4.80 (2 votes)
    Price: 900.00 USD
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    Added 2017-09-30 20:58:34
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    Description

    In the fall of 2016 I was determined to paint at the Grand Canyon. I was in Verde Valley heading north with all my art equipment. Through a series of events, an accident that caused a one hour delay on I17, a control fire north of Flagstaff and a few other incidentals along the way, I barely made it to the south rim before the sun went down. 

    Knowing I only had about a half hour of sunlight, I rushed to the rim and snapped as many photos as possible as the last rays of sun lit the canyon walls. I knew that with my memories of the beauty of that sunset and all my photo reference I could go back to the studio and create my paintings of those moments. Edge of Time is one of the paintings. The title has a double meaning, one of just getting there in time to witness this sight and another of the ancient rock walls of the canyon and old tree clinging to the edge.

    Specific details

    Name of Artist: Valerie Morone
    Width (inches): 10
    Height (inches): 20
    Country: United States
    Media: Oil
    Painting Style: Representational: Landscape / Nature
    Social Media Connect @: https://www.facebook.com/valeriemoronefineartandillustration

    Rating

    Use of Color
    4.50
    Use of Values
    4.50
    Composition
    5.00
    Mood
    5.00
    Originality
    5.00

    Users' reviews

    5.00

    I love the way you created the sense of distance in this painting. Depicting the horizon line on a slight curve is very effective!

    4.60

    Pretty!

    Eye candy!

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    Comments

     

    Latest Artists Choice Reviews

    1.80
    Are you kidding me?

    Needs more work and discipline. Keep painting but learn foreshortening and composition skills. Skies run from back to front and front to back.....not top to bottom. I'm not preaching, I'm just educating.

    5.00
    PATTERNS, ETC

    I love the light in this piece. Watercolor is such a beautiful medium when executed properly like this. Kudos to Chris on this piece. Love the folding of cloth with the black and white pattern. Great job!

    4.20
    Those Gleams

    These mandarins look good enough to peel and eat and the gleams make them highly realistic. Against the colorful quilt, they just pop!

    4.60
    Magical

    Very unique. I like it the more I look at it. I am very intrigued by the fact it's glow-in-the-dark

    5.00

    I love the way you created the sense of distance in this painting. Depicting the horizon line on a slight curve is very effective!

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