Category Archives: Animal art

“Warmth of Gold” and a restart

Warmth of Gold 5″ x 5″ oil on gold leaf, cradled panel ©Tracy Wall Painting on gold leaf is challenging for me!  I work with the values (lights and darks) of my paintings, and the gold can be very deceptive.  … Continue reading

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“Unleashed in January” and Word of the Year

Unleashed in January 12″ x 16″ oil on cradled panel ©TracyWall My birthday was a few weeks ago; spent it with little fanfare, but hung out with the coolest roommates ever!  Thought I’d post this as it’s snowing again in … Continue reading

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“Returning to Half & Half” and still searching

Returning to Half & Half oil on gallery-stretched canvas 30″ x 40″ ©Tracy Wall Been feeling a little weird when it comes to my work.  It is hard to describe.  I want more from it.  I’m still in a state … Continue reading

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“Halt, Walk, Trot” and lines

Halt, Walk, Trot 8″ x 16″ oil on canvas, framed ©Tracy Wall (little hard to get the colors true in this photograph) I really like lines.  Reminds me that (for me at least) it often starts with drawing, especially when … Continue reading

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“Nose It’s Christmas”

Nose It’s Christmas 8″ x 8″ oil on gallery-wrapped canvas ©Tracy Wall The holidays are upon us, which means it’s time for the 25th Annual Holiday Miniatures Show at Abend Gallery! Stop by the opening reception tonight 6-9pm and see … Continue reading

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“Lost in Grazing”

Lost in Grazing 40″ x 30″ oil on gallery-wrapped canvas ©Tracy Wall I couldn’t do my solo exhibition at Abend Gallery and not include a few horses.  : ) There’s just something peaceful and serene about watching horses graze.

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“She’s Unbridled”

She’s Unbridled 18″ x 24″ oil on gallery-wrapped canvas ©Tracy Wall She’s a partner to the painting in the last post.  Apply titles literally, figuratively, whatever. We aim fo a good balance, an equal push-pull. To go with the theme … Continue reading

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