Walkers, Three Cliffs Bay


This is actually a detail from a painting I sold last year. I sometimes find that severely cropping a painting can produce a stronger composition, and sometimes I have taken the drastic step of physically cutting down finished paintings in order to produce a better composition. In the case of this detail, which measures no more than six inches across, I like the simple structure of the composition, just a few interlocking shapes. I think I may re-paint this detail as a picture in it own right.

This is the original painting:


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2 Responses to Walkers, Three Cliffs Bay

  1. The cropped image holds more power. Well done!

  2. pobbles2000 says:

    Thanks Linda, much appreciated.

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