Thursday, August 02, 2007

This is the end

Found this little ancient cemetery on top of a hill at Llanyre,
resisted painting it for days,i mean,why paint a cemetery?
but had to come back
oil on panel 6x8"
hope my last resting place is as peaceful as this.

4 comments:

Typh said...

why paint a cemetery? Still life in plein air! :)

rob ijbema said...

haha!to be honest what attracted me to the scene was the light and shadows on the trees and the far blue hills peeping thru,it could have been any subject,it is all about light!
thanks for popping in typh

Lori said...

I love those big huge trees, its a cool painting!

rob ijbema said...

hi Lori,
it was the light on those trees that atracted my attention,that plus the stones in the shade and the blue hills peeking thru...