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Karen by Reynaldo

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2013 Abstract Mixed Media oil. acrylic, air, brush, pencil on 140 lb. watercolour paper 24×18″

Featured in Art Universe 01 July 2013

Featured in The Best of Anything and Everything 25 june 2013

Honourable Mention 23 June 2013 in Mustard Seeds and Lilies

From the Series “Generations”

Early last weekI I had this dream, of so many people that I worked with in my long art career… some sweet, kind, talented, brilliant, and some real assholes, and bigots… as well… lucky for me, as soon as I learned to recognize these people almost from the offset… but it took me a little time at the begining as I tried to work with everybody… The assholes and the bigot clients I dropped as some as I learned their character, didn’t matter how much money they paid me do do their work

During my art career I have had the pleasure to work with so many nice, beautiful, talented and kind people… Karen was one of those kind of persons that was so sweet and kind. I was in my early 20’s and she was in her mid 40’s a divorced lady and a native New York-core… as she used to say… I learned of her passing a few years ago, but she comes into my dreams from time to time… so early last week I sat down and painted some of these faces as I remembered them… then I took off the last 4 days and caught up on my movies, and reading…
Funny how dreams take you back to long ago places and events and people… funny like that

Reynaldo

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woman, teach, acrylic, oil, pencil, love, career, brush, watercolour

As a self-taught working artist, I have always believed that we are all blessed with gifts. It’s up to us to recognize and develop them; to what extent we will use those gifts to benefit others that cross our path.

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  • Reynaldo
    Reynaldoabout 1 year ago

    mhkantor muchas gracias

  • Matty B. Duran
    Matty B. Duranabout 1 year ago

    Mustard Seeds awards your work, Honorable Mention Such a beautiful face. Loved the colors you used. Well-done!!

  • Honourable Mention in Mustard Seeds and Lilies 23 June 2013 thanks much dear

    – Reynaldo

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1about 1 year ago

    Wonderful work, Rey

  • gracias amiga

    – Reynaldo

  • Albert
    Albertabout 1 year ago

    great……….

  • gracias amigo

    – Reynaldo

  • madvlad
    madvladabout 1 year ago

    karen??wellll, things have been rough for her lately?

  • gracias walt it rained here last night have a good one

    – Reynaldo

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkeabout 1 year ago

    Dreams are such powerful things. We, as a people, now do not give dreams the importance that actually have in our lives. They can help us to actually work through our problems and become better people. Beautiful tribute to your friend. :o)

  • alot of my paintings are dreams I paint

    – Reynaldo

  • Renate  Dartois
    Renate Dartoisabout 1 year ago

    There is a sadness in her eyes-wonderful series Rey.

  • gracias mi amiga

    – Reynaldo

  • Ellen  Price - Greenwald
    Ellen Price -...about 1 year ago

    Wonderful work, Reynaldo :-)

  • gracias mi bonita amiga

    – Reynaldo

  • EdsMum
    EdsMumabout 1 year ago

    Congratulations – 25th June, 2013 – Shirley, Jean & Rene

    Perhaps you would like to leave a comment HERE

  • mum thanks much 25 June 2013 The Best of Anything and Everything

    – Reynaldo

  • © Kira Bodensted
    © Kira Bodenstedabout 1 year ago

    07-01-13 Congratulations!
    Your outstanding work has been featured in ART UNIVERSE

  • 01 Juky 2013 Art Universe Featured thanks much dear

    – Reynaldo

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