The Majestic Metro
oil on stretched canvas
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The Majestic Metro is a historic event venue in downtown Houston. The famous graffiti wall is sneaking through the tree.
The graffiti wall disappeared slowly behind the tree whilst painting. I didn't realize this until I looked at the pictures I took from steps in my painting process. I sometimes do this to check afterwards if I overworked a painting and where I should have stopped. I learn for next time.
These are the steps (sorry for the poor quality, but it's just to give an impression):
Adding details where I found it necessary. I wanted to capture the sunshine.
I always like people in my paintings, it gives more life and dimension to it.