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Anniversary Flower Pot

Posted by sonja on April 4, 2016 in Blog, Flowers | No Comments

Anniversary Flower Pot. oil on canvas. 25x20cm. 2016. Click to Buy

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Blue Collar

Posted by sonja on March 14, 2016 in Blog, Home, Paintings, Portraits | No Comments

oil on canvas. 20 x 20cm.  2016 Click to Buy

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Blue Car Walker

Posted by sonja on February 28, 2016 in Blog, figurative, Home, Paintings, urban dwellers | No Comments

plodding along, eyes fixated on the ground, he tries to clear his mind, as he passes parked cars and plenty of mechanic shops by the side of the road, feeling his calves burn as he paces himself, in ill-fitting shoes. the path ahead is still long. 20 x 20cm. oil on canvas. 2016 Click to […]

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The Wayfarer

Posted by sonja on February 27, 2016 in Blog, Home, Paintings, Portraits, urban dwellers | No Comments

away from the crowd, he sits alone at the ship dock, before he begins a work shift he picked up,  puffing on a cigarette and pondering roads of old and seasons passing, as drops of early morning mist are dissolving, the air smelling of fish and salty winds. 20 cm.   oil on canvas.  2016 Click […]

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Abandoned Railroad Tracks

Posted by sonja on February 23, 2016 in Blog, Home, Landscape | No Comments

abandoned railway station, the rusty train tracks covered by nature’s woven patchwork of weeds and trees, nested within a rural landscape not far from the city, discovered on a walk during midday 20 x 20cm.  oil on canvas.  2016 Click to Buy

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Pink Flowers

Posted by sonja on February 22, 2016 in Blog, Flowers, Home | No Comments

perched high above, on a rooftop overlooking the river, there was planted a patch of flowers, painted pink and red around the edges, blushing perfectly, lightly wafting in the breeze, underneath the sun, and the delicate scent – an invitation to enjoy the Now 20 x 20cm. oil on canvas. 2016 Click to Buy

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Downtown City Dwellers

Posted by sonja on February 20, 2016 in Blog, figurative, Home, Paintings, urban dwellers | No Comments

Three men gathering for a smoke and some conversation, having chosen a bus-stop as shelter from the grey air and cold,  ornamented with various litter and a crushed empty coke can in the corner.  Relishing the moment of togetherness, they repeat the same formula, ships without a sail, directed by uncertainty and the winds of […]

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The Old Man with Silver Strands

Posted by sonja on February 19, 2016 in Blog, Home, Portraits | No Comments

an empty coffee cup next to his chair, a book placed on his knees, the old man with solid strands of white silvery fine hair and mottled cheeks,  is oblivious to the loud life in the cinema cafe where he sat down to immerse himself in the study of ancient tales of forgotten civilizations oil […]

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Skateboarder Woman

Posted by sonja on February 17, 2016 in Blog, figurative, Landscape, Paintings, urban dwellers | No Comments

feeling adventureous in her bones, the woman rolls and glides on her skateboard, feeling the freedom as the wind caresses her hair, holding the balance on top of the hill, on this autumn day of muted purples and blues 30 x 30cm. oil on canvas.  2016 $200 Click to Buy

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Rural Palm Tree

Posted by sonja on February 17, 2016 in Blog, Landscape, Paintings | No Comments

next to a decrepit house in a rural landscape,  there was planted a palm tree,  curling upward, its leaves sprawling out to cast a shade of pink and purple hues,  the afternoon ambience one of urban nostalgia 20 x 20cm. oil on canvas. 2015 $140 Click to Buy

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Yellow Flowers

Posted by sonja on February 13, 2016 in Blog, Flowers, Paintings | No Comments

bursting forth in blooming orange and yellows, as woven by nature, the flowers sway softly in the breeze coming in from the open window, dusting the table with sprinkles of joy SOLD. this painting is no longer available.

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