Aug04

Scary Commission!

2012Article posted by Gilly

A client came to collect the oil painting of lorikeets that he’d requested. He now has three of my bird oils and said that he was ready to commission the next one, so I was pretty comfortable with that until he hit me from left field and told me he wanted an ocean painting! But not the usual ocean with waves and foam - this is to be a very tranquil ocean viewed looking towards the land and the water so transparent that the reef can be seen below and lots of sunlit ripples dancing over the surface! Also a spit of land, a jetty, and a pelican skimming over the surface of the water!!!!

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