Heading Home II

10.00"W x 8.00"H x 1.5"D

$200 (Shipping Included)

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Medium: Painting

Subject Tags: pair, painting, nh, moose, family, orange, yellow, red, impressionist, sunset, water, landscape, abstract

Media: acrylic on gallery, wrap

Size: 10"W x 8"H x 1.5"D

Year Created: 2018

Ready to Hang

Saw this family separated by the water one evening on my way home from a long day of plein air painting. Had to paint them! This is the mom and baby - dad moose is in my companion piece Heading Home. These are nice alone, but work together as a pair.

Artist. DIYer (yes, I can fix a toilet). Master procrastinator. Creative cook - bad at housework. Lover of gardens, but sad owner of a black thumb. Passionate about animals in general, dogs in particular, with a thing for moose. I did take art classes in college, but pursuing a career in art wasn’t practical, so I got my degree in Psychology (yup – definitely practical!) Worked in that field for a few years and then became – wait for it- an accountant. Do not ask. Eventually the need for a paintbrush took over and I never looked back. I need color. There are no beige walls in my house. Everything I have is decorated with (at least) a dab of paint. This includes all of my family members. I paint whatever catches my eye. Plein air in the spring, summer, fall. Not winter - even though I’m a hardy New Englander I don’t paint outdoors when the temperature dips below freezing (well- actually – below 50), so then it’s time for still lifes. Treasured objects, memories, Happy Meal toys. I am a juried member of the Oil Painters of America and a long time member of NH Plein Air Artists. My paintings like to travel and have found homes across the country and are making their way overseas.

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