• New Abstract Birch and Aspen Tree Paintings by Niki Gulley

    3 monthes ago - By Artists Of Texas

    "Floating Expressions II" ©2022 Niki Gulley24" x 24" textured mixed media painting on wrap around canvas, framed in a silver floater frame
    In this painting series, I wanted the focus to be on texture. Usually I paint with a lot of color, but I opted to use a limited palette on these pieces to really concentrate on the peeling bark of the aspen trees. Bordering on the edge of abstraction and the cusp of realism, Floating Expressions is loaded with layers and layers of paint, built up with thin glazes and then palette knife to create extreme dimension. Choosing to come in extremely close on...
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