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    Always Love Me

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    Price: 450.00 USD
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    Added 2019-10-15 21:52:18
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    Description

    "Always Love Me - MonAmie".  This is a painting of my dear little cat, she was a rescue and when we first got her, she was terrified when we left the house.  When I came home with these two large French Style Pots - she immediately adopted one as her special hide-away-place.

    Here she is, lying on top of the cushions for the outdoor furniture, her little body following the curves of the pot.  She is black, so I used charcoal to sketch her in, then concentrated on the orange colored cushions then placed dark gray and indigo and a little pale grey for her little nose and mouth and with a little yellow-green for her beautiful eyes.  She allowed me to sketch her and was intrigued with the process.  I finished the sketch sitting near the pot whilst she slept.

    Pastels are great for capturing the image fast and keeping the character of the face and manner.  She is a very special little member of our family and will always be nervous and loathes strangers, when they leave she is back to herself.

    "Always Love Me" on Pastel on board, 14x20in by Jan Lowe

    Specific details

    Name of Artist: Jan Lowe
    Width (inches): 20
    Height (inches): 14
    Media: Pastel
    Country: Australia
    Painting Genre: Representational: Figurative / Other
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