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Portland Headlight

12.00"W x 24.00"H x 0.8"D

$450 (Shipping Included)

Commission a Piece

Medium: Painting

Subject Tags: coastal, ocean, lighthouse, maine, portland, portland headlight

Media: oil on canvas

Size: 12"W x 24"H x 0.8"D

Year Created: 2014

Ready to Hang

Portland Headlight is one of the most photographed lighthouses in the United States. It certainly sits on a beautiful spot guarding the entrance to Casco Bay. This is an up close and personal view of it and emphasizes the white-washed walls. This is done with quality oil paints on linen and may be hung without a frame.

There's a compulsion to interpret visual moments for this painter. The hope is that a special moment can somehow be preserved forever. I love working in oil paints. They are challenging and forgiving at the same time. Color, texture and light are the main components that I try to give center stage. And then sometimes I just paint a simple painting without much thought at all. It's all creative process.

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