Mountain Village, Andalucia, Spain by Bob Maddox

Mountain Village, Andalucia, Spain

Welcome to Laroles, La Alpujarra, Spain. The village is dominated by its huge church with its dome of purple-black ceramic tiles.
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Great artwork
over 7 years ago
This is another gaspworthy piece of artwork! What a talent you have man!!!! High Fives (and many of 'em)!!!!
over 7 years
love your colours....a fab selection...
over 7 years
I see now why you complimented my village. Yours are extremely pretty and well performed.
over 7 years
Como decimos en España: este cuadro "se sale". Congratulations.
over 7 years
one of your best works so far bob.. so bright and cool.. brilliant composition.. my favorite..500*
over 7 years
great painting Bob. This is the kind of stuff I look for. nice piece.
over 7 years
The more I see of your work and where you live makes me want to visit. This one is brilliant, there is so much to study in it. Love it******.
over 7 years
Greetings Nyra!
Any positive comment from an artist of your caliber is most welcome.
Regards,
Bob
over 6 years
I can't say it enough, you are such an excellent painter. Love the subjects.
over 7 years
Bob there's a lot of detail in the painting and I admire you for taking on something so detailed, I love it, the church spire in the middle rising up to the distant hills is a nice composition.
over 6 years
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Artist Statement
for Bob Maddox
Bob MaddoxHello out there!
I started painting in 2005 after moving from England to Spain with Belinda. After wasting vast quantities of watercolours, acrylics and oils, I eventually discovered soft pastels. Deep Joy!
Most of my work is taken from the landscape, villages and people of the Alpujarra - a remote and stunningly beautiful region of Andalucia, Spain. We lived for 8 years in Yegen, a small mountain village set on the slopes of the Sierra Nevada.
My friend here is Chico...a Supermule.
Since returning to the UK, I'm now on the look-out for the startling and unusual in our own landscape.
Keep painting and bring a little more beauty into this frantic world. God bless all.
I have experienced real problems painting this - is it worth framing - or shall I put it in the bin? Honest answers please.
Marilyn this is such a beautiful painting, and I don't think there's one think wrong with it. It's so pleasing to the eye, such awesome depth, and I really... view answer
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