This piece is a commission - Rocky Road ice cream! I had just been thinking I'd like to paint ice cream, and I was contacted to do this - so I was really excited. I'll tell you the first attempt was excruciating. The ice cream looked a lot like this - but I put a light green/gray background. Then I painted a darker green over that - then I put it aside. I waited a couple of days and started fresh, and it just flowed. The pale lavender blue was just right.
Very nice, love this color you chose! But I so want to go get a big bowl of ice cream right now.........and i have barely finished the morning coffee!ReplyDelete
I too just finished breakfast but feel the need for ice cream. Beautiful!ReplyDelete
This makes me hungry, and it is also a fabulous painting. The colors are great--love the pink and bluie lavender combination.ReplyDelete
From donuts to ice cream... I need an intervention! Do you eat the models? Better hurry with ice cream - hah! Have a wonderful artful weekend! I am headed to an artfair with my husband today, yay!ReplyDelete
So fun, Kelley. I see the that you now be known as the painter of 31 Flavors. RR is my favorite & you represented it well.ReplyDelete
Love this! Wonderful colors and that rocky road is just fabulous! Background color is perfect as it compliments the BR container....Sweet!!ReplyDelete
I know you agonized over this and it turned out perfect! I love the colors!ReplyDelete
Yum! Love this!ReplyDelete
yummy! so well done!ReplyDelete
Oh, this is so yummy and delicious looking. Not surprised it sold.ReplyDelete
Kelley, Love the colors, everythingReplyDelete
is just right! Very Wayne Thiebaud!
I love this! Seeing your wonderful work really inspires me (not to eat, but to keep up my daily paintings)ReplyDelete
Love this one...looks very decadent!! :)ReplyDelete
Oh dear...do I see "ice cream wars" in the future? Well done Kelley.ReplyDelete
Watch out Dunkin' Donuts - Baskins is in the lead!
You're just getting too darn good with all these sweets.
Reminds me, have any kids art you want to enter into Kids Korner?
This is delcious in every way - deliciously painted, deliciously executed - and I love it!ReplyDelete
Yummy in all ways,luscious color, texture,creamy ice cream,crispy cone! Well done!ReplyDelete
Haha Kelley, this commission was meant for you! I don't think I've ever in my life thought about painting ice cream~ and I'll paint anything that sits still long enough :-) Great job... I'm hungry.ReplyDelete