Riding the Waves

Riding the Waves
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Fantastic imagination!

Whilst not quite my favourite painting style, as a Christian I love the idea and the sentiment and it's beautifully done.

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30/07/2019
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“When you go through deep waters, I will be with you. When you go through rivers of difficulty, you will not drown. When you walk through the fire of oppression, you will not be burned up; the flames will not consume you.” Isaiah 43:2 NLT Sometimes in one’s life, it’s as if storms and waves of challenges come from every side. It often seems one will go down and swept away by the storms of life. In the Holy Bible, there are lots of encouraging words that gives one hope to persevere to ride the storms of life. O. Yemi Tubi is using this painting to illustrate one of the encouraging verses from the Holy Bible- Isaiah 43 verse 2. At the background, he painted the face of Christ breaking through the turbulent cloud in the sky at the back of the main image. He painted an image of a woman on surfing board in his usual style of Roses and Thorns which is also a message of encouragement – As the roses blossom amid the thorns, one can survive the raging waves of life. He put two waves

About the Artist
O Yemi Tubi

Olabamiji Yemi Tubi, commonly known as O Yemi Tubi and also known in the art world as MOYAT was born in 1955 in the city of Ibadan, Nigeria, West Africa. His BFA Degree was obtained from Valdosta State College, Valdosta Georgia USA where he majored in Graphic Design. He was awarded Art Scholarship…

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