I wanted a warm feel for this country landscape of an iconic old red barn and white farmhouse, so I decided on a golden sky for this summer scene of an old farmstead.  I paint from ideas and memories of places that I have been and seen here in the Midwestern Heartland. 

- Sharon France

Under a Golden Sky

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
0 lbs. 14 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.