A long weekend coming up? Do you need a place to go? How about being transported to the beach . . .
Dancing Dune Grass, an oil pastel (5×7) was meant to do just that. This oil pastel was painted on an ampersand board, starting with an acrylic underpainting and then keeping the scene very simple using mainly Sennelier and Holbein ops – clay shapers came in handy for the thin grass reeds.
Continuing with the objective of improving my technique for achieving believable sand using oil pastels, here is my latest creation. Click onto the image for a larger view ~