If you have not noticed, I kinda have a thing for the color blue- all shades and values- turquoise, royal, steel, teal, ice blue… Blue adds drama to a painting, reminding me that the sky is within reach, setting a … Continue reading →
16×20 Original Painting by Cari Humphry. I love chickens! They always have so much personality in their eyes and posture. And…If you have ever tried to photo chickens close up, that personality really starts to shine! 🙂
Morning Pig by Cari Humphry- I painted this pig last fall. I recently sold her and have kinda missed her…:) I love pig ears because they have a glowing transparency that you can accentuate with bright oranges and pink tones. … Continue reading →
Visions of Kenny Rogers with four hungry children (or “400 children”- how I sang it as a child) kept dancing in my head as I painted this last bovine beauty. I love the golden tones in contrast with the cool purples that you can enhance when painting white-faced cows.
I have been working the past few months on some commissions…a cat, a car, and some cows (of course). Next, I will post three LARGE girls (cows) that can be found in Franklin, TN at Gallery 202… I just bid them farewell this morning. Little sad to see them go, but I will show them off to you real soon.
This is a custom painting that I just varnished over the weekend. The client wanted loose and impressionistic strokes, but other than that she gave me free reign (which is preferred, of course)! I have painted some nests using this color combination before, but never in this composition and scale. This painting is 30″ wide and 12″ tall. I hope she is pleased…