Friday, May 21, 2010

bluebells baby!

oil on panel 6x8"

love painting these,,magic!
smell nice too!

28 comments:

René PleinAir. said...

horrible Rob, really horrible to know that this is really there to paint. But lucky LUCKY you that your around to paint it and show it.

Lucky #^@^%!$@% ;-)

Rosemarie Borgmann said...

How pretty paintig!!

Bruce Sherman said...

Hey Rob!.... Another day... another gem! What marvelous light and colour!

"You" really always seem to effectively reduce the subject to its barest... most important essentials! Great work!

Good Painting!
Warmest regards my Friend,
Bruce

Leslie Sealey said...

That's so beautiful, it looks like a fairy-tale setting!

Ann Reyes said...

Very nice, Rob! The colors look so fresh. I always look forward to your next painting.

rahina q.h. said...

impressionism to the letter. beautiful.

Art with Liz said...

Beautiful Rob! Lovely lovely bluebells!

Victor Errington said...

Bluebells, gorgeous Rob. I love them. All the best.
Vic.

Sheila Vaughan said...

Those smudges of blue - and acrylic too! whey hey Rob!

rob ijbema said...

there is something for everyone rene,happy painting with trevor!

rob ijbema said...

thanks for popping in rosemarie

rob ijbema said...

i don't have much time bruce,hehe

rob ijbema said...

it felt like that leslie!
it relly gives an old feeling all those bluebells

rob ijbema said...

thank you ann
i try not to fuss and let the strokes stay...

rob ijbema said...

hehe,yes,thank you rahina!
bit dotty sometimes

rob ijbema said...

hehe,yes,thank you rahina!
bit dotty sometimes

rob ijbema said...

thanks liz,i always look forward to the bluebells...and the worldcup!

rob ijbema said...

you must have some around your place vic,give'm a go!

rob ijbema said...

hi sheila,
they are oils...
but it rhyms anyway!

rob ijbema said...

oops,acrylic was a typo...

Keith Tilley said...

Brilliant oilseed rape; brilliant bluebells; all you need now are some brilliant poppies and you'll have all the primaries!

rob ijbema said...

have you forgotten my tullips already keith!?
a field of poppies would be nice though,none around here though...

Celeste Bergin said...

just beaautiful--I especially love the green leaves at the top of the painting.

Kim VanDerHoek said...

Stunning Rob! You've added just enough info. to this painting for me to know exactly what the scene is. And I like your bold brushwork too! This is a beauty!

rob ijbema said...

thanks celeste,it was satisfying to make those leaves pop!

rob ijbema said...

you summed it up so nicely,thank you kim

Catarina said...

Beautiful! It looks like a place I dreamed about once!^^
Congratulations, it's really good!

rob ijbema said...

thank you catrina
hope it was a good dream!