Thursday, October 29, 2009

Painting for fundraiser auction

Highway 100 Bridge, oil on panel, 9" x 12".

Created for the annual fundraiser gala for Bridge for Youth on 11/5/09. This piece will be auctioned to help support, house, and educate kids who've either run away or been thrown out.

This painting is based on a sketch I made here in Robbinsdale a few weeks ago. I stood on the shore of the lake, in the cold wind, held the sketch book open and drew for as long as I could before my freezing, cramping fingers made me stop. Here's the source drawing: