Trust in Above, Original Oil Painting on Linen Canvas.
Light penetrates flailing palm leaves, reaching through to centre stage a clutch of palm fruit. Linear and oval contrast in form, direct light and cast shadows further enhance the scene. A red-bellied woodpecker’s confidence belies its precarious position beneath the overhanging fruit of the tree.
The artist is the person who makes life more interesting or beautiful, more understandable or mysterious, or probably, in the best sense, more wonderful – George Bellows