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Daisy and her puppies – First day of life

We took many photos of Daisy and her puppies the day they were born but it would be almost impossible to capture a photo of her with all four puppies neatly composed so I painted them. This work is for … Continue reading

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Dos Burros

The two Spanish donkeys belong to Manuel, a neighbour of mine in Las Negras, who has a small farm on the edge of the village. They usually come to the fence to speak to me when I go there to buy … Continue reading

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Irina in acrylics

I recently sold a pastel painting of the ballet dancer, Irina – https://margaretmerrypaintings.wordpress.com/2013/01/08/irina/ so, as I love ballet and painting dancers, I thought I would paint her again. This time I used acrylics which I have not tried with this subject … Continue reading

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La Sirena

Back to acrylics to capture the vibrant colors of the Mediterranean in summer. This is San Pedro, the next cove from my village, Las Negras. I like the yachts off the beach and I enjoy painting boats but the girl … Continue reading

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Los Genoveses

This is an oil painting on canvas of Los Genoveses, San Jose at the far end of the beach. Oils are a great medium for reproducing the strong colours in the brilliant light. The image size is 4o0mm x 300mm. … Continue reading

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