"Trompe l'oeil (pronounced tromp loy) is a French term which literally means “fool the eye.” It’s an art style which creates the optical illusion of dimension with nearly photographic realism.
This three-thousand-year-old art form creates the illusion of three-dimensional objects on a two-dimensional surface. The lighting effects and the variety of textures required for these life-sized realistic paintings and drawings make them one of the most meticulously detailed fine art genres. " Not so sure I got all the detail accurate so maybe this is just a "Mug of Beer".
Just before the 4th of July, we went to the 100 year old Voss's Resort. With a house full of family, I knew I couldn't spend much time. In one hour and with limited pallette, I painted the boathouse! Quick and cute!