Gili Islands

Gili Islands

I like it but can’t help but think it would have taken about 20 years to paint all those small branches. The

Those leaves and branches would have driven me to distraction. A beautiful painting, Nigel.

Clever and interesting , good work.

Thanks for the comments Tony, Russell, Margaret, Ellen, Mike. This was from a photo a friend took when on holiday and was a commission for him, so I had to get it pretty accurate, including all the hundreds of leaves and branches! It was the reflections in the wet sand that was the most challenging aspect to capture The turquoise sea was a real pleasure to paint.

Wow, love this.

Posted by Olga D. on Sat 11 Aug 09:58:47

Glad you like it Olga, thank you.

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About the Artist
Nigel Wade

I was born in Brighton and grew up next to the sea in Hastings, which gave me a love of the coast, water and the outdoors. Throughout my life I have been inspired by the beauty of landscape which I enjoy through walking, cycling and travel. A degree in History of Art and Architecture at…

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