Painting A Day: Red Onion

Painting a day  Red Onion

"Red Onion"
Oil on masonite, 6" x 8"
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I find it peculiar that these are called "red" onions, when they are so obviously purple. Whatever the shade, it is a fun color to paint. I also enjoyed capturing the texture of the skin, which can be both papery and glassy - I'm sure I'll return to this subject in the near future.

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