White Oak


Oil Painting
by Rebecca Gabriel

Oil on canvas
20″H, 26″W

The twisted tree along my road was an irresistible and compelling subject. The sky and mountains fueled my inspiration, and the piece was completed in a few days. That night, there was a violent storm. The next morning, the tree, which had stood so long, had toppled over. I was filled with gratitude that I had captured it on canvas, before it was too late…