The Fairies Visit Gnome Town by patience

The Fairies Visit Gnome Town

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Added: Mar 08, 2003
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Mr. Frog observes the fairies' visit to Gnome Town from a safe distance away. These wee folk were painted in acrylics, at approximately life size. Canvas is 9" x 12".

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Thanks, Bill.

bcorbett67's picture

That's great! I love Gnomes Wink There's a really lovely children's book appeal to this.

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Thanks, Andi!

I'm considering creating a series featuring this little village. Daydreaming about these teeny, wee folk brings out the kid in me....!

Guest's picture

Hi Patience!
This painting is so appealing to all ages. I love it and so does my 20 month old daughter, who is a huge fan of
ladybugs. Andi

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Thanks for visiting, Jessica! I didn't know quite exactly where I was going with this painting when I began --but, this is what I ended up with. I will make a point of looking up "The Fairy Feller's Master Stroke" . Thanks, again!

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Color!!!! The composition of this painting reminds me a little of "The Fairy Feller's Master Stroke" by Richard Dadd. It has that same drive-you-crazy intricacy. Love the ladybug parade and peeking frog.

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Thanks, Anne! I'm so glad you guys liked it. Actually, I painted this one at the suggestion of my own 9 year old son. I'm always happy when my shtuff appeals to children.....

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Thanks for stopping by, James! I so appreciate the nice comments.....

Guest's picture

Patience - this is wonderful! My little boy loves it too! Especially the ladybugs! Very sweet and the colors are perfect.

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Amazing colour work! I'd love to see the real thing up close, this might sound strange but I,ve been back to look at this one a few times and it looks different each time, lovely arrayed composition, nice one Patience!

Art at its best.