Acrylic, 15" x 11"
Original for sale. Image available for license.
© Ralph Horsley
This is my fourth painting in the 'Wildborn' series, and completes a set depicting the seasons; Sentinel - spring, Glimpse - summer, Glimmer - Autumn and Statuesque - Winter.
I liked the idea of working with a limited, desaturated palette that would contrast strongly with the lowering sun. The Dragon deliberately blends in with the snow and ice around, yet is pinpointed between those two bright orbs.
Here are some process shots: