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These paintings are inspired by found photographs. Because they are not professional the “say cheese” moments they record are often awkward, revealing much more than originally intended. These paintings cut to the core of feelings and expose façades.

Three school girls unwillingly posing before leaving for school
oil on canvas
58 x 50"
2000
young girl laughing, thick free brush strokes warm colors
oil on linen
30 x 22"
2001
An unusual portrait of family dressed for Easter
oil on canvas
67 x 84"
2007
Stately woman posed with two girls and a mysterious mountainous background
oil on linen
100 x 38.5"
2013