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    Hissy, the Koala

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    Price: 980.00 USD
    Contact Jan Lowe
    61437878174
    jan.lowe@camberwellart.com.au
    www.janlowefineart.com
    Added 2019-04-25 22:16:51
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    Hissy, the Koala was one of the fortunate creatures rescued from the huge bush fires - which are an annual event in Victoria Australia.  Her front paw was badly burned, however she managed to get around well, and this image - she was backing down the tree whilst holding her paw.  She was in the safe hands of the Healesville Sanctuary.

    I photographed and sketched her on site and completed this image in my studio. 

    Scratchboard and Ampersand Ink for colour.  Original sketches and photographs by Jan.

    Specific details

    Name of Artist: Jan Lowe
    Width (inches): 11inches
    Height (inches): 14 inches
    Media: Mixed-Media, Other
    Country: Australia
    Painting Genre: Representational: Landscape / Nature

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    This painting brings to mind how fragile our environment is. On a recent hike in Lake Tahoe forest, saw how bark beetles have such a great effect on the forest.

    Nice color, composition and mood, with wonderful brushstrokes! Love it!

    Very believable use of color. Painterly brushstrokes and the glow of the sun through the tree keeps the viewer in the painting.

    This painting just draws the viewer in. Really like the reflections in the puddles and the depth of field.

    So good!

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