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Louise du Preez - "Sleeping Beauty"
Sorry but this work has already been sold. may be willing to undertake a commission.
Oil on Canvas
W: 1440mm x H: 900mm x D: 2mm
Approx. Weight: 8kg
This work is framed (but can be supplied either framed or unframed)
US$ 1,662 SOLD
About "Sleeping Beauty"
I love aloes. I didnt, actually I thought they were horrible things, till I painted one! They now facinate me, and even my husband notices them now. I have taken about a million photos already of aloes next to the road for references. They are such amazing flowers!
My inspiration comes in fits and starts, to tell the truth! Often, I will just get the feeling to dash into my studio and paint like mad! Or sometimes, I think about a painting for ages, and suddenly it all just comes together. I try to be flexible... I never realised until recently how strongly my emotions actually come through in my paintings. Things that bother me, or inspire me or make me happy generally show in my latest paintings. I find it really uncanny how this happens totally subconciously. If I had to try to paint how I feel, I dont think it would work! Its something that just comes from in your heart, from who you are. From WHERE you are in your life at present.
Currently I have my work only on South African Artists, as well as on Daily Paintworks.
Strangely enough, I studied to be a motor mechanic.
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