Highbush Blueberry, Winter, 2011, 34" x 24", Oil on Board
Highbush Blue Berry in Winter, 2014, 34"x24", Oil on Board
Blue is not necessarily the coolest color. After recently seeing Childe Hassam's painting of Boston Common at Twilight I realized that I was going about this painting all wrong. The blue just simply wasn't making the orange tree pop like it should.