Restore Oregon: Jantzen Beach Carousel 4, Pinto Fishing

w16-9-5-ro-jantzen-carousel-fishing-horse-sqI had to work a Pinto into the series!

Jantzen Beach Carousel is a series, and this is the fourth in the set.
(Below are links to others previously posted.)

w16-9-5-ro-jantzen-carousel-fishing-011 w16-9-5-ro-jantzen-carousel-fishing-022 w16-9-5-ro-jantzen-carousel-fishing-030 w16-9-5-ro-jantzen-carousel-fishing-042 w16-9-5-ro-jantzen-carousel-fishing-053The many layers, above and below.

I think the fish, below, show the layers in a microcosm.
Under-painting helps to make the fish glow, and Daniel Smith Primateks
(on the fish, Serpentine and Diopside greens) assist with that wonderful texture.

w16-9-5-ro-jantzen-carousel-fishing-065-fish-sqW16 8 25 RO Jantzen Carousel Chinese 058Pinto Fishing Horse is his name.

These horses are akin, it seems,
to the Water Serpent horses, right,
in that they too have some sort of very Tibetan or totem-pole looking fierce
faces on them which I see as water serpents.  In this one, however,
the two fish are tied to his side and
another strapped across the back of
his saddle, and the serpent’s face is
looking up at the horse and
is without his fish-like tail.

w16-9-5-ro-jantzen-carousel-fishing-051Hard to let this one go…

Fishing Horse made me decide to scan and create art prints to sell.

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The original images are donated to
raise money for Restore Oregon
at the Restoration Celebration, November 11th, 2016.

Restore Oregon’s page on the Jantzen Beach Carousel
has a running list of updates and information on the carousel.

Previous Building Images Completed:  Upper Sandy Guard StationWong Laundry Building; Uppertown Net LoftRivoli Theater;  Fort RockJantzen Beach Carousel 1 Chinese Water Serpent; Jantzen Beach Carousel 2, GrapesJantzen Beach Carousel 3, Floral.

Cold Press watercolor paper, with a Pentalic 2B woodless pencil,
Lamy Al-Star and Pilot Parallel pen with De Atramentis Document black ink
and Platinum Carbon pen with Platinum Carbon ink;
Noodler’s Lexington Grey ink; Fineline Masking fluid;
Sennelier, Holbein, QoR, M.Graham, and Daniel Smith watercolors.

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23 Responses to Restore Oregon: Jantzen Beach Carousel 4, Pinto Fishing

  1. gillena says:

    Really a nice set.the build up is interesting. Enjoyed seeing the cropped pieces as well. happy PPF🎃🎃

    MUCH LOVE …

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  2. minnemie says:

    Oh wow, so well done! Especially like the fish. Great to see you featured on PPF!

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  3. You have given my eyes many beautiful sights to behold. Love the layering and watching it unfold.

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  4. Love all your work, so vibrant and rich! Happy PPF!

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  5. Faye says:

    I love seeing your creative art and the beautiful layered colors, Kate.

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  6. Erika Nelson says:

    So many wonderful pieces today. I enjoyed my visit. 🙂 Erika

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  7. Nadya says:

    These are lovely, D. Katie! Have you seen the carousel in Salem next to the Willamette river? Also lovely! Xxx

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    • Thanks Nadya. I know of it, and now think I must go take pics as I am going to do more of these images! Nadya, I’d love to follow you, but not through Google connect — if you do bloglovin it’d be grand! I see you are a woman of color gal!

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  8. This is spectacular. Well done my friend.

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  10. Fran says:

    LOVE all of these.

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