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Figuratively Speaking - Sunflower Sunset

1 month ago   |   By Christine Holzschuh

4'x6' acrylic Right before I had shoulder replacement surgery I started this painting. I usually do tiny little paintings but I chose to do this one 4'x6'. I wanted to have something momentous to work on with my left arm as my right shoulder recuperated. I had been requested to paint sunflowers so the decisions for this painting started with that. Then I decided it would be about patterns and I wouldn't obsess about details. I wanted to include the green mountains which I painted green. I wanted a dramatic sunset so I could get some purple into the sky and also repeat the yellows and...
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Figuratively Speaking - Little Cook

Figuratively Speaking - Little Cook

1 month ago   |   By Christine Holzschuh

6"x6" oil Everyone should daily have someone who looks over the shoulder and smiles adoringly at them. Would the world not be a better place? This little one should get the prize for a winning smile. That is what caught my attention and made me want to paint it. I hope looking at it makes you want to smile!
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