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These three work so cleverly together with the stripes indentifying each animal. The contrast texture of the background gives a wonderful wild grass look. Great piece. Diana

Thanks very much, Diana and Dennis.

Lovely painting - it shows haw the stripes work to confuse the viewer.

Love this Jenny, like an optical illusion.

Thanks very much Linda and Carole - I guess it does create a kind of optical illusion, hadn't thought of it in that way before!

Hang on Studio Wall
10/04/2016
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An old watercolour, painted mainly as I was attracted to the pattern in the stripes, but it has rather made the zebras look as though they are frozen in mid-flight!

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Jenny Harris

I paint in watercolour, sometimes including other media such as pastel, pen and ink or collage. I have also recently started experimenting with acrylic inks and painting on a gesso base. My main interest is in colour and design, and most of my paintings are quite stylised. I paint a wide range…

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