Monday, February 23, 2009

light work



oil on canvas 8x10"

nipped out at the end of the day,
and the light was electric
.
believe me,i would paint them more abstract...like this one
just,it's that rendering monster lurking in the trees...

24 comments:

Dick Rink said...

Great light Rob. I can see all snow is gone now?

Kim VanDerhoek said...

Wow, it sure was electric. I bet you had to work very fast to capture this one.

jinksy said...

And you caught it!

rob ijbema said...

bedankt dick
yes all gone,glad i made the most of that white stuff

rob ijbema said...

hi kim,quick and simple...tried to do as little as possible,thanks!

rob ijbema said...

thank you jinksy preciate you popping in

René PleinAir. said...

Hey I hear Tilly!

What a great world isn't it?

Ed Terpening said...

I haven't seen sunshine like this in your work in some time. Ya! I'm in Arizona this week, where it's 85F, but in a classroom. We may paint plein air later in the week.

Art with Liz said...

Lucky you. No snow!!! Fantastic colours

rob ijbema said...

yes great world rene,shame about the people init,hehehe!

rob ijbema said...

the greay sky made the sunshine even brighter ed
but yes it feels a bit like spring allready!
85F? eeek!

rob ijbema said...

hi liz
you should be back in the sun soon!
thanks

linda cardina said...

yr work is beautiful rob !!!

rob ijbema said...

hey thanks linda!

Frank A. said...

WHOA !! I like very much.. : ) Nice one, Rob.

rob ijbema said...

WHOA !! must be the sound of the light hitting that tree
cheers frank!

Parapluie said...

Real convencing color. The bright sunshine on the landscape makes me feel like I have been in Wales.

Cara Dawn Romero said...

Beautiful painting Rob! I can really feel the sunshine -

rob ijbema said...

glad i could take you there diane
can;t wish for more...thamk you

rob ijbema said...

cara,i walked into the scene and it was all there,such light!
just had to put it on canvas

Charlene Brown said...

I love your colours! They're also wonderful when the light isn't electric -- February 13, 10, 6, and even those poor sheep on February 3.

rob ijbema said...

thank you charlene!
for me colors are the most interesting part of painting

Vicki Sergent said...

Love this one, Rob.

rob ijbema said...

hi vicki
thanks for popping in!