I want that! The Sin of Envy painting
The second painting of the Seven Deadly Sins (of Space) series is «The Sin of Envy».
I started painting this one about the same time as The Sin of Wrath one and I wasn´t sure yet about its meaning. But I had a very clear idea in my mind about an astronaut being hit by a beam of light.
When the painting was nearly over I came to realize that he was actually struck by an idea, an obsession, a desire. His hand is trying to capture it and, of course, he is too slow to be able to reach it.
Well, in some way that´s what envy means, isn´t it?
The color of the beam was initially blue and while it looked good I remember the expression “to be green with envy”. Damn it! I had to paint it over and change it.
Luckily blue and green are in the same general gamut and it was easy to paint over. If the beam were read I would have some trouble, that´s for sure!
Each week a new sin will be revealed
Once all the Seven Deadly Sins have been revealed on March 28th they will be on sale in the store in the following formats.
• Original oil paintings (19,5×24″)
• Screen Art Prints (8×10/12×16″)
• Deluxe Giclee Art Print limited edition. (12×16″)
Don´t miss a thing
If you want to be notified when they are available for purchase you can subscribe to my newsletter and you will have the chance to purchase them first and have access to special offers.
Don´t forget to stay tuned to the website, Facebook, or Instagram for further updates!