After passing a newly baled field on a backroad along the way home earlier this year, I was inspired to paint this county landscape.  There are not many old fenceposts and fence lines left around here, so I like to include them from my memories, as with the rest of this country scene.

- Sharon France

Bales in a Summer Field

Acrylic painting on stretched canvas
Painting wraps around edges
Ready to hang

Signed on front and back

12" h x 12" w x .75" d
1 lbs. 2 oz.



Sharon France
Malta, Illinois

Getting to Know Sharon

Sharon France has many fond childhood memories of visits to her grandparents’ remote Midwestern farm. She now lives on her own farmstead with her family where she paints the beauty around her. Sharon found inspiration in the work of Hudson River School Artists, Minimalists, Tonalists and Realists. When she’s not painting, she loves to hike. She currently lives in Illinois.