Monday, November 28, 2011

Seatuck

I found this interesting building which is part of the Seatuck Environmental Center in Islip. It looks like it belongs in another world. This is 5 x 7.


6 comments:

  1. It does! What a find! I wonder what that building was before the EE Center? Awesome capture, Joan!

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  2. WYou have got your perspective 100 percent correct.. I have such trouble with that and color values.. you make it look so easy, Joan! I need more time outside to sketch.. but not crazy about painting palm trees.. maybe I should learn to love them..

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  3. Joan, great job. I have never seen this place. Very interesting. Your work looks great in Sayville.

    See you soon,
    Joan

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  4. I'm struck by how beautiful you've handled the grass in the yard. The whole piece is stunning, Joan. Well done!

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  5. It is a beautiful place and you have captured the old world air of it so well!

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  6. Lin - Thanks. First it was the summer home of some wealthy woman and she willed it to the Audibon Society. They used it for a while and then abandoned it. It was vandalized and then Suffolk County took it over and restored it.

    Rose - Thanks so much! I'll happily come down and paint palm trees with you.

    Joan - Thanks! I saw that we were hanging together.

    Sherry - It is a pretty place and gorgeous on the inside. Thanks.

    Brinda - I love old buildings. Thank you.

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