‘Friends in Green Lighting’ / ‘Venner i et Grøn Belysning’ / coloured and black ink on Arches paper / Farvede og sort tusch på Arches papir / 28×40 cm / 2009

Maya was born in Canada in 1977. Her Danish parents had recently immigrated from Denmark when she was born. Both her parents are artists, so Maya grew up in a world of art & colours. Maya moved to Bornholm, a little Danish island in the Baltic Sea. It’s famous for it’s special light& has attracted artists to it for centuries. It is also known for it’s art scene & the amount of artists per capita is astounding & stimulating.

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  • pocketdelight
    pocketdelightalmost 4 years ago

    wonderful work~! great layers and I like the way it weakens in saturation towards the bottom

  • thanks for the thoughtful comment. i like this picture too, but thought it far too silly for others to like. i am threfore extra glad to hear that you like it!!
    thanks and happy holidays to you.

    – Maya Hiort Petersen

  • pocketdelight
    pocketdelightalmost 4 years ago

    Maya it’s got such a lovely feel about it … they seem so happy and approachable. It would make me smile and feel warm every time I looked at it if it was on my wall :)

  • Thanks, such a sweet comment, really made me smile! thanks a thousand times!! sorry for the slow reply, i am not so often on this site. <All the vest to you though!

    – Maya Hiort Petersen

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