Saturday, October 31, 2009

Dutch Elm


These lofty giants that line our boulevards are disapearing at an alarming rate.

I lost mine last year.

Unless something can be done, they will be extinct in our life time.

8 comments:

Barbara Pask said...

Wonderful painting Bill.

billspaintingmn said...

Thank you Barb. These trees impress me a lot!
I hope to paint more,(no two are alike.)

C. k. Agathocleous said...

This is so lovely! It really pulls me in with its dignified somber, rich mood.

billspaintingmn said...

Why thank you Cindy!

Chrissie A said...

Thanks for your comments on my blog, Bill!

I am enjoying browsing the posts here on your own site. You have created some lovely work--very inspiring!

billspaintingmn said...

Thanks Chrissie! Blogs are an excellent source for artistic nutrition!

rahina q.h. said...

love those brushstrokes... wonderful energy and great colours Bill. r

billspaintingmn said...

Thank you rahina! I painted this one rather quickly. I did attempt to match colours, and
scale, which "caught me" to begin with.