Friday, August 7, 2009

Moon River

This has been posted before - but now has been fine-tuned
Heysen Prize entry. 100x100cm acrylic on canvas
Moon River
Painting has made it as a finalist in the Heysen Prize


Rob Carey said...

Fantastic image! This is powerful.

Pierre Raby said...

Know what- during my painting session today, I played "Moon River"
from Patti Page on youtube. A small world with stunning connections.
As always you painted a beautiful piece Mike.

Mike Barr said...

Thanks Rob and Pierre.
Ive just listened to that rendition for the first time..very nice. I think Andy Williams is the only one I'd heard before. Wonderful.

April Jarocka said...

Amazing depth. I agree. Very magical.

Don Coker said...

Mike, this is a stunning piece! I love a good nocturne!

Anonymous said...

The first word that came to mind when i saw this was 'magical' but i see Pierre has already used it, but it sums it up, r.

This Painting Life said...

Congratulations on this painting Mike and being accepted into the show. It stirs things up in me, I always enjoy your beach scenes but these darker paintings are just beautiful and evocative.

Laurel Daniel said...

GOOD LUCK!! I hope this wins - it's fabulous.