Emerald Sky

10.00"W x 8.00"H x 1.5"D

$300 (Shipping Included)

Inquire Commission a Piece
Preview 49f0be4d 587c 49b4 a11d 47340b5c76ca



Medium: Painting

Subject Tags: green, water reflections, reflection, river, painting, trees, color, water

Media: oil on canvas

Size: 10"W x 8"H x 1.5"D

Year Created: 2016

Ready to Hang

A lazy emerald colored day on South Carolina's waterways.

When I was six years old my father died, and with his passing went a big and positive influence, This was in the time before cell phones ,email, and self driving cars. Life was simpler, at least it seemed that way. We lived in a very rural area, and there was nothing to do so I began to draw. Our house was filled with mid-century modern furniture, shag carpeting, and prints by Matise, and Modigliani, as well as tribal artifacts from my Father’s travels. I would stare at them for hours. At a young age I had no context for them, they were just a part of my daily life. Those things, or at least the souls of those things, influence my work today. I don’t want to recreate those works of art and I am not looking for visual realism. I am looking for a spiritual realism.

Similar Artworks