Blue Glow: Original 36″ Diameter

$2,100.00

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Description

Here is “Blue Glow.”

Blue Glow. 36″ Diameter, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2020 Cedar Lee

Shades of blue and green make up this peaceful forest painting. This cool color palette creates a very calming effect.

Artist painting: Blue Glow. 36″ Diameter, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2020 Cedar Lee

A stand of tall northwest evergreens reach up like arrows into an open blue sky.

Blue Glow. 36″ Diameter, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2020 Cedar Lee

The sun shining through the trees looks like a million sparkling diamonds.

Detail: Blue Glow. 36″ Diameter, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2020 Cedar Lee

The sun’s white light is so strong that it washes out the details of the trees, partly obliterating them.

Detail: Blue Glow. 36″ Diameter, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2020 Cedar Lee

A ring of light spreads out from the sun, fading at its edges to a soft pastel glow.

Blue Glow. 36″ Diameter, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2020 Cedar Lee

The circular format references the dome of the sky above us, and when viewed from an angle, the shape becomes an oval.

Detail: Blue Glow. 36″ Diameter, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2020 Cedar Lee

The overall result of these combined design choices is a dreamy scene that is simultaneously calming and energizing, similar to the feeling of being in the great outdoors enjoying nature.

Detail: Blue Glow. 36″ Diameter, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2020 Cedar Lee

Up close, the details become abstract and painterly, giving this artwork multiple layers of interest that shift depending on the distance from which it is viewed!

Detail: Blue Glow. 36″ Diameter, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2020 Cedar Lee