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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

'Abandoned Homestead'
An Original Oil Painting
by Claire Beadon Carnell


 
'Abandoned Homestead'
© Claire Beadon Carnell
Oil on Linen Panel
9 x 12
 
I found this old abandoned homestead while
my husband and I were meandering down our local
country roads looking for some good places
to paint.  This farm sat back off the road,
and almost all of the buildings were painted
this brownish-red, and all had been deserted.
It made me sad to think that such a lovely farm
had been abandoned, but I was glad to see that
someone was still farming the land.
 

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6 comments:

martinealison said...

Bonjour chère amie,
A votre manière vous donnez une seconde vie à cette charmante ferme. Il se dégage une belle atmosphère de votre oeuvre.
Votre ciel est très beau... La vie est cependant bien présente avec les cultures tout proche de la ferme.
Gros bisous à vous et joyeuses fêtes pascales.

ART-TRAVELLER said...

Very beautiful oil painting !!!

CrimsonLeaves said...

I always find myself hoping that the same family farms the land as the original owners. Sometimes they might just build a newer home on the same property in a different location? Anyway, this is just beautiful, Claire. I know I say that a lot in my comments but I never say it without meaning it. Does your husband paint too?

hmuxo said...

This is absolutely beautiful, Claire. I can see that the land is being farmed and I wish I could be the one owning this house....LOVE it!! Wonderful work as always!!

Sue Marrazzo said...

You really created something
Special, Strong and BEAUTIFUL!

Pat Koscienski said...

Beautiful colors, Claire. You captured the mood of abandonment.

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