Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Sweet Gum Turning

8"x10" Oil on Panel
with Palette Knife

30 Paintings in 30 Days: September, 2014—Day 2

On the lake, the first trees to show their Autumn colors are the ones on the banks—whose roots closest to the cool lake water. These Sweet Gums, clinging to the lake shore, are especially eager to change color—even in late August. 


  1. Oh wow, that sky is just a little left of center... unexpected - LOVE IT!