Painting ‘en plein air’ in oils, Emily is fascinated with conveying the sense of atmosphere that comes with painting directly from life. She feels that by painting somewhere, she is properly seeing it; understanding and interacting with it in a deeper way than just by visiting a place. Her wish is for this feeling to be translated into the final piece and for the viewer to feel transported to the particular place and time depicted.
August 25, 2017
Painting, E - H