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    Added 2018-12-29 08:29:33
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    Driving through the Rocky Mountains in December is quite an adventure. At this location, I loved the crisscrossing lines created when I looked down from the highway railing to the train tracks below. The whole scene was enclosed by a stand of trees where the afternoon light created shadows on and through the branches. All in all, there was a sereneness about the site. Manmade verses nature is often a theme I explore. Here, I found the manmade objects to be rigid in line and dark in colour while natures flowing lines softened the scene.

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    Name of Artist: Alison Grapes
    Width (inches): 30
    Height (inches): 22
    Media: Acrylic
    Country: Canada
    Painting Genre: Representational: Landscape / Nature

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