Trees of Life I

The oil paintings of Trees for the Trees of Life series #1 interprets the emotions inherent to tree branches with the artist statement written as a modern haiku.


Living veins branches

tears, laughter, delight, love, doubt

air again grasping


As an environmentally friendly artist, Jyl Bonaguro’s paintings are stretched on archival belgian linen, mounted on wood and the oil paint is carefully made by hand in small batches from ground pigment powders and linseed oil.