This particular evening we arrived in time to witness sunset over the massive Godafoss falls at the top of The Golden Circle in Iceland. I set out to capture these gorgeous falls with all of their power and glory. Using diagonal strokes to capture the energy and strength of the cascades, I also wanted to show the mountains they were tumbling over as the water gushed and surged. Dramatic sunset clouds drift by, adding to the rhythm and emotion of this special place.The colors were so beautiful in the sky and created a rainbow of reflected colors in the cascading water. Sketching out my composition and squeezing out my colors ahead of time helped me be able to capture this fleeting moment. I hope you can hear the rushing water and feel the joy of this magical place.
9″ x 12″ textured oil painting on canvas panel.
Framed in 3” espresso frame. • $595 framed / $450 unframed
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