• New Orleans Garden District Painting by Texas Artist Niki Gulley

    9 days ago - By Daily Painters of Texas

    "Oak Beauties," New Orleans ©2022 Niki Gulley12" x 9" palette knife oil painting
    On our plein air painting and photography workshop my husband and I taught in New Orleans, we rode the trolley to the Garden District and set out to capture the beautiful architecture so distinctive of the area. I was attracted to this grand pink house, and in particular I loved the huge old oak tree framing it. The dappled light hitting the trunk was so striking that I decided to accentuate that in my painting with a multitude of colors and values while making the background soft to keep the composition from...
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