Bull Hole Falls

9″ x 12″ plein air oil painting on a canvas panel

This is the scenic Bull Hole near Cooleemee, NC.  I just put the finishing touches on this afternoon.  As usual when I brought it inside  the painting needed more contrast.  I added darks in the near tree, repainted some of the lights, and softened some of the trees in the distance.

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Published in: on June 17, 2010 at 5:50 pm  Comments (2)  

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  1. Is this near your house? If it is, Ike would love to see it- he loves waterfalls.

    • It is about 40 minutes away. There were people swimming and fishing there. Personally, I thought it was too dangerous for swimming. It is formed by a dam and the water was moving rapidly downstream.


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