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    I call this process "Photo Painting".  Taking a break from painting, I began taking photos of rust. I fell in love with these close up shots of abstract rust which were taken at old car lots, for their color, texture and shapes.  As I was looking through a new series of these, I began to see images within the rust--as you might see images when you look at clouds.  As I have a fine art background in painting and drawing, I began to paint what I saw within the image on the image.

    I have found a passion in this work.  Each work is unique.

    I simply follow what the image tells me, using paint, pastel, pencils, and  a variety of methods.  When the image satisfies me, it treated for longevity and mounted.

    This image of "Waterfall" was transformed with paint and pastel and I love the remarkable for the color and composition.





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    Name of Artist: Connie Thomasson
    Country: United States
    Media: Mixed-Media
    Width (inches): 16"
    Height (inches): 12"
    Painting Style: Representational: Landscape / Nature


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    This painting overwhelmed me with its grandeur. The composition, focal point and wetness struck me immediately. The artist was able to convey an instant visual impact.

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