Olaf was commissioned to paint a picture for 100 Huntly Street. Watch the video to hear what inspired him for this beautiful creation. See below the step x step process on how this painting was completed.
This is the block in of colours that are the base selection, these colours are common through out the painting.
The sky is now at the beginning stages of being blocked in.
Blending the colours together softens the sky.
Now it is completed and its time to get started on the tree and the grass
Olaf Schneider | Read Artist Bio Title of artwork: 10,000 Reasons, 2015 Medium: Oil on canvas Size: 60" x 48"
Inspired by Psalm 103:12, 10,000 Reasons symbolizes our freedom in Christ. Establishing the background of the painting first, Olaf worked his way down from the roots to the leaves of the tree. “The tree represents our grounding in Christ, with Christ himself being the root - and the leaves being each one of us here on hear. This 2015 piece was commissioned by Crossroads to celebrate the 10,000th episode of 100 Huntley Street.
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