These particularly transformed portraits of woods are often
inspired by nature studies and worked out in art studio, therefore they breath a specific mood or sort of mysterious illuminations. Her forests are usually dim. Moreover, they are full of humidity and frequently there are many ferns in the thick undergrowth. The streams lazily flow through the woods, the sheets of standing water sparkle and one can feel swamps under feet. Krystyna’s palette is stable and characteristic. It includes brown, green, painted yellow and sepia. Although the sunlight is present, it is seldom effulgent even on the canvases with pine bores …

oil on canvas