I wanted to do something else that was different from my other work. I love the colours in the painting with the negitive white background. It puts all the focus on the dancer. I used a special golden paint that I found to bring a surprise effect to the painting. When you look at the painting you don't see the gold immediately, but when you move and the way that the light in the room falls on the painting, some parts of the painting changes to gold. It lets the painting come alive. It is…
The Heart of the Free State
I went to an agricultural school and enjoyed the farm life very much. I am a huge John Deere fan and love to paint John Deere tractors. This is one of my favourite paintings. I love the colours and just the feeling of the farm life in this paining. It reminds me so much of the Free State where I grew up. It is hard to let go of this one, but I cant keep all of them. I hope that the person who buys this painting. Will enjoy and love it as much as I do.