Vineyards are as common to California as they are to Italy. I began this painting with a rich warm underpainting of burnt sienna and yellow ocher. The old vine was painted with a palette knife to add texture. The purple grapes contrast beautifully against the background.
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Darice Machel McGuire lives on the beautiful Island of Maui. Her Hawaii and California landscape oil and acrylic paintings are gracing the homes and offices of collectors nationally and internationally. Darice's choice of subject matter comes from her love of nature and all that surrounds her on a daily basis. She paints in large and small formats. Her works are represented by Village Galleries in Lahaina, The Gallery At The Ritz in Kapalua and Kaukini Gallery in Kahakuloa, all on the island of Maui.
This past year (2014) brought Darice an opportunity to further her art career by co-writing a book through Walter Foster Publishing, "Art Of Painting in Acrylic". The book can be purchased through Walter Foster's website...
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