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By Susan Lhamo Featured

Tamborine Mountain, Australia

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In "Waterhole" I've used greens, blues and browns to convey the idea of a mysterious pool. Small areas of lighter colours serve to create contrast and lead the eye around the painting. The brushstrokes are free and colours are layered and mostly transparent. I like the notion of hidden depths in dark waters, although this makes for an atmosphere of uncertainty. We can also question what is hidden, what lies beneath...a bit like life!


waterhole, mystery, dark colours, Green, atmosphere