Sunday, September 3, 2017

Williamsville Train Depot in Winter

A painting of the Williamsville train depot with snow at sunrise
Williamsville Train Depot in Winter
Acrylic on Gessobord
5”x7”
Chris Breier © 2017
I like to take walks early in the morning when most people are asleep. It’s a way to get some mild exercise and to think about things. Walking outdoors in the winter can be uncomfortable but it can also be beautiful when it’s sunny. I took the reference photo for this painting when the sun was just about to come up over the trees which gave them a warm glow.

The Williamsville train depot was built in 1896 and it was recently restored by the The Western New York Railway Historical Society. The depot is open to the public and it’s used for special events such as car shows, hayrides, and small concerts.

The original painting is available.

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