I don’t even know what to say about this painting except that it was a deeply emotional and overwhelming painting to do. It was difficult at times, but just seemed to flow at other times. This bit of sky is possibly my favorite part of the painting.
This was a birthday present for a mother, grieving the loss of her young son. The only consolation in a situation like this is to know that he is in a better place and with our Savior and others who have gone before.
Psalm 34:18 The Lord is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart; and saveth such as be of a contrite spirit.