Wild Wood Sun: Original 36″ x 12″

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Here is “Wild Wood Sun.”

Wild Wood Sun. 36″ x 12″, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2022 Cedar Lee

In this painting, I’ve revisited the same image I used for my painting “Wild Wood.”

Wild Wood. 30″ x 40″, Oil on Wood, © 2018 Cedar Lee

In this painting, I’ve zoomed in on the trees surrounding the sun where it breaks around the edge of a silhouetted tree trunk, its glowing light shining towards us out of the canvas.

Wild Wood Sun. 36″ x 12″, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2022 Cedar Lee

The beautiful thing about this painting is the contrast between the soft, hazy trees in the background, which are painted in soft pastel tones: pink, yellow, and light green, against the bold, back-lit trees in the foreground, which are very dark.

Detail: Wild Wood Sun. 36″ x 12″, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2022 Cedar Lee

A thin line of white sunlight gently outlines the shape of the dark tree on the left.A thin line of white sunlight gently outlines the shape of the dark tree on the left.

Detail: Wild Wood Sun. 36″ x 12″, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2022 Cedar Lee
Detail: Wild Wood Sun. 36″ x 12″, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2022 Cedar Lee
Detail: Wild Wood Sun. 36″ x 12″, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2022 Cedar Lee

Sun hitting the yellow lichen and the leaves of the underbrush at the bottom makes them glow brightly.

Detail: Wild Wood Sun. 36″ x 12″, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2022 Cedar Lee

This painting captures a moment of dreamy beauty in the forest.

Wild Wood Sun. 36″ x 12″, Acrylic on Canvas, © 2022 Cedar Lee

Contact me if you are interested in the original or a print of this painting!