Calm Before the Storm by Paul Tibedeau. Framed original oil painting on canvas. 30" x 24" framed. This piece won a First Place Award, Poetry Art Night Exhibit, Village Fine Arts Association, Milford, Mich.
"Something as simple as a lone dune can create a gamma of color, which inspired this painting." – Paul Tibedeau
About the Artist:
Paul Tibedeau’s enjoys working in oils, acrylics and pastels – creating pieces plein air and in his home art studio. HIs artistic journey began as a student at the Center for Creative Studies in Detroit. He is a member of the Michigan Plein Air Painters and actively involved in the Village Fine Arts Association (HVFAA), Huron Valley Council for the Arts (HVCA), Glen Arbor Art Center (GAAC) and the Suzanne Haskew Arts Center known locally as the SHAC.
The Michigan artist has lived in Huron Valley community for over 30 years. His paintings are often inspired by how the cast of a shadow or a ray of light can invoke excitement into a landscape. He hopes his artwork translates the same excitement to the viewer.