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About a year ago I began some paintings and put them aside. I returned to the canvas last week, and what I started didn’t spark me, so I painted over it. The other piece I just did today. The interesting thing is when I started painting it last night it didn’t look anywhere near how it ended up. And there was a point this morning where I hated it; I seriously thought about ditching the board. I felt so uncomfortable as I created. What helped was to walk away, do other things, and come back. Then I felt friendlier to the piece and new ideas came. I did this several times, and I like the result. Sometimes making stuff can be scary and hard and yet so rewarding.

moonstones / 12" x 24" acrylic on canvas

“Moonstones” / 12″ x 24″ canvas with acrylic

"autumn" / 8 x 10" canvas board with acrylic

“Autumn” / 8″ x 10″ canvas board with acrylic

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