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NEW PAINTING Bonded (Daydream 44)

"Bonded (Daydream 44)," 12" x 12" x 1", acrylics, graphite and pastel on museum quality cradeled panel, image painted around the side and completely varnished (no need to frame), $459 plus s&h. Inquiries may always come to me.
My 2nd grade teacher told me, in no uncertain tone, I could not make a living daydreaming. But I sure did love letting my brain wander someplace far, far away from the blackboard.

FUN FACT: I learned over the weekend that our brains naturally gravitate towards thoughts we find the most interesting. Sort of like when one is caught in a not-terribly-interesting exchange at a party, and overhears a snippet of another conversation; we tune out on what's in front of us and try to follow along with the far more fascinating ideas. It's a subconscious reaction that we might not even be aware of.

I tried some new techniques in this one (putting to use all the how-to books I read and videos I watched over the last month), and, as always happens when I play, a discovery leads to 10 new questions which demand immediate investigation.

So I'm headed back to the easel.

Thanks, as always, for following along with my artwork journey,
Warmly, Kim


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