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Tween

Description : Tween is a portrait of my granddaughter who is entering the 'Tween' age.

NRN # : 000-2546-0134-01

DIMENSIONS : (Height - 500.00 cm X Width - 610.00 cm )

Medium on Base : Oil on Other

Genre : Portrait

Status : Sold

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Copyright : © Julie Mercer

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My name is Julie Mercer, I have had a life long love of art, especially of painting, and I spent two years studying fine art in the eighties after which I gained a career as a photographer. Unfortunately I stopped painting and drawing for twenty two years. I have been a professional newspaper photographer now for twenty five years.

Three years ago I began painting at Cockatoo Island Art Retreat with Glenda Cornell as my teacher, Glenda is a wonderful mentor who keeps me excited about painting.

My years of photographing people has led me to a love of getting to know people, and trying to capture them in a photograph, so it was natural for me to want to paint portraits, what better way is there of really getting to know someone, and you can say a lot more with a painting.

 

I have entered in some exhibitions including friends of SAM, JED award, the G.R.A.I.N store Nathalia and Rotary art shows.

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