Saturday, August 2, 2008

Miss Brooks Lonely Vacation

As I was painting this piece it began to take on a story to me. A story of a woman who has never married, she is British and perhaps has been a nanny and has spent her whole life in service to others. Now she is older and taking some time for herself. Where has time gone? She is alone on a beautiful island....The colors are subtle and soft in this painting. Giving it a vintage feeling. 8x10 oil on board 2008 $210.00
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1 comment:

Mary Sheehan Winn said...

a lovely, contemplative painting. I like the story too.