Don Trout - Paintings in Watercolor, Oil, and Mixed Media
MARINE GALLERY 2
"Prehistoric 1"

Watercolor 11" x 15"
"Prehistoric 2"

Watercolor 11" x 15"
These paintings are from a recent period when I explored the world of seashells. I find the
shapes of the shells and the geometry of the spiral constructions to be fascinating.
"Hiding Out"

Mixed media watercolor, acrylic and
collaged rice papers 11" x 7 1/2" on
watercolor paper.
"Bottom Dwellers"

Mixed media watercolor, acrylic, and
collaged rice papers 11" x 15" on
watercolor paper.
"Day of the Crab and a Seashell Fantasy"

Planned as a dyptich, each painting is 7 1/2" x 11"
Mixed media, watercolor, acrylic, and collaged rice
papers on watercolor paper
"Hiding Out"

Mixed media watercolor and collaged rice
papers

11" x 7 1/2" on watercolor paper.
"Sea Treasures"

Mixed media watercolor and collaged
rice papers

Size 11" x 15"
"Strange Bedfellows"

Mixed media watercolor and
collaged rice papers

Size 15" x 11"
Using Photoshop Elements to develop a composition


Various seashell photos were selected, posterized using filters, and
pasted  into an arrangement designed as a starting point for
developing a painting.
"From Ancient Designs"

Mixed media acrylic and collaged rice
papers on canvas 16" x 20".
As the painting developed, many
changes took place in order
to create a cohesive, less
fragmented composition.

Collection: Donald Schell
The Photoshop Layout
"Slipping Away"

Mixed media watercolor and collaged  
rice papers

Size 22" x 15"
"Pelican's Flight"

Mixed media watercolor and collaged
rice papers

Size 30" x 22"
"Breaking Rough"

Watercolor

Size 22" x 15"
"Turbulent Sea"

Watercolor

Size 15" x 11"
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