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I Love Those Wonderful Little Surprises Like Leaves on Fruits

Cinderella Pumpkin,  Oil on 4"x6" Linen Panel
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Every once in a while I find fruit at the grocery store with leaves on it. I must say that it is one of those lovely surprises that inspires me to paint. I can't just buy apples, pears or strawberries. I must examine them for just the perfect combination of variations in colors, interesting shapes, and perfect imperfections that command being recorded on canvas. Such is the case when I found this seductive pomegranate.
Pomegranate with Leaf,  Oil on 4"x6" Linen Panel
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Roses on Carrera Marble,  Oil on 5"x7" Linen Panel
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