Saturday, November 17, 2007

Steilacoom Cyclocross Run-up

8" x 10" Oil on mounted canvas.
$100 shipping to US included.

I was not completely satisfied with the previous cyclocross painting. I wanted to create one that showed the speed and movement of the racing. I used some softer edges and more blurring to get the impression. The subject here is a Kona racer right at the beginning of the huge run-up at Fort Steilacoom Park. He is shouldering his bike to attack the 200 meter gully that rises up from the shady path by a small lake.

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