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3789 – Stone Fountain in Fall

3789 – Stone Fountain in Late Fall Acrylic on Canvas 12 x 12 inches Framed One mid-autumn morning, I joined a small group of fellow painters at the Rotary Gardens Park in Bracebridge. The water feature had been disconnected for the season, however, the stone fountain surrounded by a collection of various sized rocks, devoid of water and covered in pine needles appealed to me as a subject.  My plan was to make a quick sketch in pencil and an equally quick underpainting  that I would finish back in my studio. However, it was so cold I could barely hold a pencil. After completing a simple sketch and taking several photos, I packed up and headed home. I then used...

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