First BloomsSheila Finch
Oil painting on Stretched canvas
Painting wraps around edges
Ready to hang
Signed on front and back
20 " h x 20 " w x 1.5 " d |5 lbs. 0 oz.
This painting is part of Sheila Finch's ongoing series of California coastal scenes. "Over the span of a season, the flowers bloom in their own time and each month the colors and patterns change," says Sheila. "The flower splashes set against the dramatic coastal mountains lift and calm the spirit." The painting includes areas of thick paint, and several layers of the palest pinks, yellows and purple blooms of early spring.
Sheila spends many hours studying clouds from the cockpit of her sailboat on the California coast. She's frequently blessed with beaming sunrises and storms that create beautiful displays of light streaming across the ocean or shimmering off the nearby coastal mountain range. Sheila's award-winning paintings have been exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the United States and Europe. She has received recognition from the National Arts Appreciation Program, and her work has been exhibited at the prestigious L'Espace Bateau Lavoir in Paris.
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Sheila, we were thrilled to get Coastal Clouds 29 just in time for Christmas. The painting is more beautiful than the photo! Your ability to capture light is amazing and the colors of the painting have so much depth that you feel like you are really viewing the clouds above! Thank you for sharing your talent with the world!- D Newcomb
Sheila, I am so pleased with your beautiful work! The painting was pictured very accurately on the website.- H Wiley