Sunset over the MarshBill Kreitlow
Watercolor painting on Paper
Ready to frame
Signed on front
15.75 " h x 22.5 " w |0 lbs. 8 oz.
"Sunsets are never the same," says Bill. "This was painted from a photo taken along the bay side of the Delaware shore. If there is water, I will try to paint it. In this case, there was a small sliver of color in the sunset sky."
Ellicott City, Maryland
Bill Kreitlow is a longtime lover of watercolor. He began experimenting with the medium in high school, and has continued to explore its properties and test its limits. Bill uses translucent layers of paint to create the effects of light, water, and atmosphere. His images capture serene natural vistas at seemingly magical moments. Bill finds inspiration in glassy water and wispy clouds, and uses his own photographs taken on day trips and vacations as source material. Though the images are a great starting point, the final paintings are always subject to Bill’s own interpretive lens.
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Thought I was looking at a photograph! Excellent. As an artist myself, my hat is off to you.- Mahoney