“This Could be You My Son” 30 x 40 Oil 1990’s by Tom Kelly

One of my old friend's father died and I got caught at the eulogy. The priest that was giving the speech brought back childhood memories and afterwards I did a drawing remembering both my early religious experiences and the gray old priest contrasting with all the colors of the flowers and the lifeless corpse. In my upbringing the priest constantly reminded you that you could die and go to hell.

This Could Be You My Son