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Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Salsa Stuff, Too in Acrylics

A friend and collector liked a painting I did a few years ago.  She asked if I could replicate it for her.  The original painting was a pastel.  She wanted it to have on her kitchen counter so preferred that it didn't have glass over the painting.

This is the painting in acrylic.  Not exactly the same, but hopefully I captured the rich feeling of the pastels that she liked in the first one.  She will pick it up at Art Connections this week and we will find out!

Salsa Stuff, Too
Acrylic on RayMar canvas panel, 10 x 8 inches

I took the photo before it was varnished so there would not be a glare.  It is a bit richer with the semi gloss varnish.  





7 comments:

Bag Blog said...

The salsa stuff looks good enough to eat :)

Jo Castillo said...

Bag Blog, thank you so much. Since we are getting ready to travel I don't have any salsa stuff on hand. You made me hungry though and I'm going to go look, I think I have some from Sadie's in Albuquerque ........ looking now.....

Joan Tavolott said...

Looks so yummy, Jo! Well done!

Joanna said...

Well done, Mom!

Jo Castillo said...

Joan, thank you.

Joanna, thanks. Not always easy to do "do overs" even though it is pretty different in the veggies. :)

Regina Burchett said...

Looks good, Jo! I am the proud owner of a Castillo spicy stuff painting too!!

Jo Castillo said...

Hi, Regina! Thank you so much. It makes me feel good that you still have and enjoy the painting. Hugs.

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I Grew up in a small town , Magdalena, New Mexico. I enjoy art and the pleasure other people get from my work. I always donate some of my sales and art to charities, especially for children. That started in Bolivia with Para los Niños. (Link on sidebar) "I cannot pretend to feel impartial about colors. I rejoice with the brilliant ones and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns." -- Winston Churchill