Bright EyesCarolyn Pennor
Acrylic painting on Stretched canvas
Painting wraps around edges
Varnished and Ready to hang
Signed on front
36 " h x 24 " w x 1.5 " d |3 lbs. 9 oz.
The eyes are the window to the soul, it's been said. I painted this gentle giant with happy thoughts. The colors are harmonious and complimentary to show peace and gentleness. I used a variety of paintbrushes with various techniques such as overpainting and scumbling.
Carolyn’s subjects are inspired by everyday working people. Her aesthetic straddles the line between modern and folk, utilizing warm tones and simplified forms. The subjects in Carolyn’s paintings each tell a story. “When painting my characters I feel as though I have known them,” she says. After years of working in a banking environment, Carolyn is pleased to have transitioned to a more creative lifestyle. She now shares a studio with her husband, a fellow UGallery artist, and enjoys exercising her imagination and creativity.