‘Starry Impressions’ – Day 344/365 -NFS

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(artist retains all rights to print reproductions of this painting)


ORIGINAL COPY POSTED ON INSTAGRAM DURING THE CHALLENGE

I imagine a painter’s fire isn’t always there from day 1. I imagine it is lit by some event or experience or encounter early in their lives.⁠
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Mine was lit the day I saw a painting by an artist who, for reasons I have yet to unravel, captured my heart.⁠ I was a little girl when I first saw it.⁠
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The day I finally got to gaze upon the original hanging in New York, I wondered what that view looked like that his artwork was created from. Today I decided to paint what I imagined he saw.⁠
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Do you recognise it? I’ll give you a hint. It was painted from the window of an asylum.⁠
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Skills

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December 10, 2019

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