An old tree trunk in my garden….work is from direct life observation. (Gauteng, South Africa) The patterns, lines and shadows inspired me to paint! Trees are your best antiques. ~Alexander Smith ART: Acrylic 2 Acrylic on an x-raysheet. I used my paletteknife and brush. 35 × 43 cm. Available. FEATURED in We sell it fast 16 December 2012. FEATURED in African Art and Photography 29 December 2012.