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Oil painting. A wheatfield carries a lot of symbolism. I hand painted this in the Malmesbury district of South Africa where a wheatfield is the real mark of summer!

The original painting has been SOLD

2665 Views on 25/06/14

The story on my blog that accompanies this painting, is called Waving Wheatfields

In the beginning of 2010 I did my own analysis of my painting, and you can read it here

It was much appreciated when Katherine Tyrrell took up the crit and expanded on it. Read her article here

Best on Show in Painters Universe

Featured in ” Country Bumpkin”
Featured in “Landscape Painting”
Featured in the “African Beauty Group”
Featured in Your Country’s Best
Featured in Afrikaans is my Moedertaal
Featured in Painting the Country Life
Featured in “Featured for a Challenge”
Featured in First Things
Featured in RedBubble “Explore”
Featured in #1 Favourites
Featured for a second time in Country Bumpkin

Top Ten in PAINTERS in MODERN TIMES in a challenge “Oils only!
2nd in Realist Landscape Painting (Oil Painted Landscapes)
Top Ten in Impressionism Cafe’s Good Bye Summer * Oct 03. 2010!
*Top Ten: Equal third place runner-up in Quality Art and Photography

Top Ten in Featured for a Challenge


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I am a qualified art lecturer, now retired and living in Cape Town. My main topic in art is the West Coast of South Africa, and I invite you to visit my blog where you will get to know me better, as well as the lovely area that I love to paint.

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  • Maree  Clarkson
    Maree Clarksonabout 4 years ago

    The famous Wheatfields! Great work Marie!

  • Thank you, Maree. Only about one in twenty of my works is in oil paint.

    – Marie Theron

  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sediciabout 4 years ago

    Work Featured on the Group HomePage on July 20th,2010.
    Also, please step by the Best in Show Forum to receive the Member’s Congratulations

  • Thank you, Mary! A lovely surprize!

    – Marie Theron

  • Maree  Clarkson
    Maree Clarksonabout 4 years ago

    No surprise at all! Congratulations Marie!

  • Thank you, Maree!

    – Marie Theron

  • Debbie Schiff
    Debbie Schiffabout 4 years ago

    Stunning as always Marie, Well done!!!!!!!!!

  • Thank you,Debbie!

    – Marie Theron

  • Trilbycole
    Trilbycoleabout 4 years ago

    wow! So beautiful and congratulations!

  • Thank you for your kind comment!

    – Marie Theron

  • Mariaan M Krog Fine Art Portfolio
    Mariaan M Krog...about 4 years ago
  • Thank you so much, Mariaan!

    – Marie Theron

  • Lori Peters
    Lori Petersabout 4 years ago

  • Delightful news, Lori! Thank you very much!

    – Marie Theron

  • Kostas Koutsoukanidis
    Kostas Koutsou...about 4 years ago

    Fantastic landscape and colors.

  • Thanks!!!I appreciate your comment, Kostas!

    – Marie Theron

  • sarahspictures
    sarahspicturesabout 4 years ago


  • Thank you, Sarah!

    – Marie Theron

  • walela
    walelaabout 4 years ago


  • Thank you, walela!

    – Marie Theron

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