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Saturday, May 24, 2008

Three Olives on Pink




Oil on Linen, 12" x 12"
$245 plus $12.95 shipping via insured Priority Mail
SOLD to a collector in California

I've taken up painting olives again, but this time they're bigger than life-size. I've always loved painting larger than life because changing scale makes me see the object differently. Also when things are larger, I can explore them as abstractions rather than precious little objects. Hmmm, guess I should just keep painting and see what happens. Sometimes it's difficult to talk about art. Best to just make more of it.

2 comments:

  1. Marie, it's always a pleasure and delightful surprise to see your paintings in my email box. These olives are so juicy looking I can taste them!

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  2. Wow, what brilliant paintings of olives and so large , what a good idea, they really are dramatic.

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Thanks for commenting on my art! Marie

Figurative painting, contemporary figure painter, women art, Marie Fox, figuration

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