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8" X 10", mixed media on paper
What does this little scene make you think of? How does it make you feel? For me it makes me think of the relative quiet of rural open land, the slight summer breeze making the grass sway as it cools my skin. I also imagine the hands that built that fence and how time has aged it. How big was that tree when the fence was originally built? It was probably small and over time has grown to actually become part of the fence, as well as provide shade for the cows. I get a sense of peace, of tranquility when I'm in a scene like this or when I paint or draw it. Maybe I'm being a little sappy but I just can't help it.