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« Reply #10 on: February 05, 2012 01:43:56 PM »

I love this painting and the composition is so perfect - everything about it is so wonderful!
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« Reply #11 on: February 05, 2012 02:12:12 PM »

This is a great painting!  I don't see it as sad, my first thought was that Helen was sitting down to rest her weary legs after a full day of cake making.  Can't wait to see the companion picture.
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« Reply #12 on: February 05, 2012 06:00:32 PM »

The companion piece has elephants, umbrellas and a flooded room........it will probably be some time before I can get back to work on it, but I'll post it when I'm done.
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I love your painting, so imaginative and touching
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« Reply #14 on: February 05, 2012 07:11:05 PM »

Absolutely breathtaking.
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« Reply #15 on: February 06, 2012 06:10:27 AM »

So incredible. I don't even know how to put into words what I love about this painting... I need more time. It's just got so much love in it.
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« Reply #16 on: February 06, 2012 06:48:56 AM »

Honestly breathtaking.
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« Reply #17 on: February 06, 2012 08:05:26 AM »

Love it so much.
Beautiful work.
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« Reply #18 on: February 06, 2012 08:21:53 AM »

Ever since your clown painting, I have been such a huge fan of yours. I absolutely love this painting, especially knowing the story behind it. You have such a wonderful way with color and brushstrokes. This is just gorgeous.
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« Reply #19 on: February 06, 2012 01:19:55 PM »

The first person I thought of when I saw this painting was my aunt, and it just made me tear up. This painting is delightful and poignant all at once -- beautiful work!
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