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Friday, February 5, 2010

T.G.I.F.

The Dog Ate My Primroses
8x8, oil on canvas panel
sold
This would be when my [wonderful] teachers' words, repeating like a refrain in my head, "paint what you see - not what you think you see" might have gotten away from me. Everybody sees the dog, right? Well, I didn't until I took the photo. And now I like it. Could be the lively music I've been listening to this morning going to my head. How embarassing when Mr. Right came home unexpectedly and [almost] caught me twirling around the house, dancing and painting.... Happy Weekend!

4 comments:

Ann Gorbett said...

Wonderful Mitzy, just wonderful. Really wonderful.

Mary Sheehan Winn said...

I recognize those words from your wonderful teacher and I love this painting!
I do see the dog! Hey maybe you're on to something new here :D
The painting is stellar.

Trish Siegel said...

'Had fun painting alongside you in class on Wednesday! I have just bestowed upon you the Sunshine Award for creativity and positivity in blogging! Check out my blog if you would like to accept your award.

Liza Hirst said...

Beautiful little painting! I didn#'t see the dog until you pointed it out. I immediately was drawn to the flowers!