Noon At Abraka by edy4sure

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Whenever I look around me, I find it striking but not strange that people in the same environment often respond to their surroundings the same way. And at times such as these, it sticks in my mind, nudging and inspiring until, inevitably I have to paint them. And like I did in Old Red Sand Market, I just had to.
The sun was scorching hot, blazing infact. I stood there drenched in my own sweat soaking it all in. I looked at the kids heat exhausted, on their way from school and the guy walking (probably) home with a towel around his neck and, the hot glowing sand beneath my feet almost blinding…

Acrylics on Stretched Linen
24" x 13" (60.5cm x 33cm)
Location: Abraka, Delta state, Nigeria, West Africa.


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  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...almost 4 years ago

    5 July 2011 – 2 images per day

  • Thanks for having me :)

    – edy4sure

  • shanghaiwu
    shanghaiwualmost 4 years ago
  • Thanks for your feature, I’m honoured & inspired by it :)

    – edy4sure

  • © Karin  Taylor
    © Karin Tayloralmost 4 years ago

    I love your style so much

  • Thank you very much Karin, you are so kind for saying so :) And your work is so magical and beautiful too :D

    – edy4sure

  • maggie326
    maggie326almost 4 years ago

    Fantastic work of art … gorgeous image and colors

  • carol brandt
    carol brandtalmost 4 years ago

    a fantastic piece edy … love it

  • edy4sure
    edy4surealmost 4 years ago

    Thanks Carol, I’m so glad you like it :D

  • jatro
    jatroalmost 4 years ago

    Great brushwork on the sky, the land and the trees, very delightful! :)

  • Thanks Jatro, lovely comment :D

    – edy4sure

  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sedicialmost 4 years ago

    JULY 7th, 2011
    ► See your work in the Permanents Featured Gallery
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  • Thank you very much Mary for this and the lovely work that you do hosting this group and other :D

    – edy4sure

  • Lori Peters
    Lori Petersalmost 4 years ago

    Excellent work..

  • Thanks for featuring me Lori :D

    – edy4sure

  • Sally Griffin
    Sally Griffinalmost 4 years ago

    congrats on all features. so well deserved….this is fantastic!

  • Thanks Sally for your wonderful comment :)

    – edy4sure

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