Monday, November 07, 2005

Illustration Friday - Nov 4 - Night



This peice is titled "Midnight" and was on exhibition at the House of Culture in Belize City July-August 2005, then moved to the George Price Center for Peace in Belmopan, Belize. The GPC is where all the big government meetings take place in Belize. The inspiration was from vintage erotic photography from the 1920s. The peice is oil pastel, prismacolor pencil and oil paint.

22 comments:

cream said...

Lee, very good piece of artwork! The colours are Mmmmm! I am sure it is so much better in the flesh!

Caroline said...

Oh WOW! Gorgeous. Am I right in think ing she is a mermaid?

I love the curves you've got on her back - and the colours. As I said before Oh WOW!

Ellen said...

I am breathless! This is beautiful!

Manuela said...

realy cool colors
I love blue :P

(and orange by the way)

Ciao

Guyana-Gyal said...

Whoa! I can see it in it's rightful room, in a cool blue room with plants, in a corner, all by itself.

Courtney said...

beautiful undulations of blues and greens in her back and the round (stars?) add the perfect punch.

Tony Sarrecchia said...

Beautiful. I love the sense of movement in it.

Holly said...

Stunning image. Cheers!

carla said...

Luxurious and striking...the colors and the girgeous curve of her back. This is a beauty!

Toni said...

Absolutly beautiful!!!
the colors the curves are wonderful

Kyra said...

This is beautiful...just read your little bio on the side... wow! What an amazing and inspiring story! I want to hear more...

Wilnara said...

The figure is captivating - your usage of colors are so vibrant with lots of movement. Beautiful Work!

LDahl said...

GorgeousGorgeousGorgeousGorgeousGorgeousGorgeousGorgeousGorgeousGorgeous...etc....
Every now and then I see something I covet, today I just sinned!:(
:)))
GorgeousGorgeousGorgeousGorgeousGorgeousGorgeousGorgeousGorgeousGorgeous

hobbes said...

ah - must be nice to have real talent. best I can do is stick figures.

Anonymous said...

Very nice, I especially like the green glow down the curvature of her spine :)

Paula said...

Very evocative. Great use of colors anf glow.

David said...

Very nice, I like the colors and the positioning of this figure.

Anonymous said...

Lee, this looks like your oldest daughter!

krista said...

It's utterly breathtaking. I love it.

Stunner said...

Came via Mad Bull. Nice blog, love the pictures.

Ale said...

SEXY! i love the 20's!

Rev. Dennis J. Shane, D.D., ULC said...

very very nice Lee!