Moth-Winged Thoughts Carry Me Away - FINALIST, June 2019

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Price: 2,900.00 USD 2900 USD
Contact Artist@heatherarenas.com
Added 2019-06-13 18:08:16
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Description

When I was younger, 28 or so, a friend who was in her 40s told me that it took her til then to feel like she really fit in her own skin. At the time, I didn’t understand because I wasn’t there yet. What would it feel like to be utterly comfortable with your body, with your life choices, with your age and direction? Would there come a point when I didn’t worry? When thoughts of how I could have done something better wouldn’t constantly surround me when I gave them a moment to flutter in to the empty spaces?

Yes. Now I know.

Specific details

Name of Artist: Heather Arenas
Width (inches): 24
Judge and Category: Nancy Calder, Representational, Professional
Height (inches): 20
Judge's Comment: "The straightforward and balanced composition, strong lighting and bold colors give this painting a lot of energy. The subject is well drawn and the confident brushstrokes are wonderful. The simple background treatment is fun too."
Media: Oil
Country: United States
Painting Genre: Representational: Figurative / Other
Award: FINALIST - Free promoted entry