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Dying Tree

8.00"W x 10.00"H x 0.8"D

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Preview photo on 2012 05 19 at 12.54

Nanci Erskine

FORT COLLINS, CO

Medium: Painting

Subject Tags: gestural painting, contemporary landscape, plein aire, small oil painting, trees

Media: oil on canvas

Size: 8"W x 10"H x 0.75"D

Year Created: 1993

This is an earlier painting when I painted from observation more frequently. Just off our back deck in a rented house in Silver Spring, Maryland; this tree had an almost human presence to it.

A frame will really set this piece off nicely.

Nanci has lived in California, Oregon, Maine, Iowa, Washington, Kentucky, Virginia, Maryland, finally settling in Colorado. Most of those moves were for grad school or teaching jobs, and each place left an imprint of its own particular visual qualities. She taught all levels of painting and drawing at University of Iowa, Morehead State, the College of William and Mary and Colorado State University. She has been awarded two Colorado state arts council fellowships, numerous merit awards and exhibited work nationally for over 25 years. She earned a BFA at University of Oregon, and an MFA at University of Iowa. See more info at erskinestudio.com

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