The dreams in which I'm dyin' by Samantha Aplin


Small (16.4" x 21.8")


The dreams in which I'm dyin' by 

Sizing Information

Small 16.4" x 21.8"
Medium 23.4" x 31.0"
Large 33.2" x 43.9"
Note: Includes a 3/16" white border


  • Printed on 185gsm semi gloss poster paper
  • Custom cut to three maximum sizes – A2, A1 & A0
  • 5mm white border to assist in framing
  • Tack them to your bedroom door, or frame

Acrylic on canvas board 50 × 40 cm
500 views as of 25th Sept 2011
An abstract self portrait
Inspired by the song ‘Mad world’
My translation of Leslie Gustafson I find it hard to take for the Sojie 14 exhibition.
I would like to say a big thank you to Leslie for allowing me to translate her beautiful work.

The dreams in which I'm dyin'
by Samantha Aplin

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Traditional Art Honors
SoJie 14, October 2011

Collaborative Connection
3rd Place
SoJie 14, October 2011

Leslie’s work was inspired by the song ‘Mad World’ and this also inspired the imagery in my painting.


  • Sybille Sterk
    Sybille Sterkover 3 years ago

    Beautiful. :-)

  • Thank you Sybille

    – Samantha Aplin

  • annihoo
    annihooover 3 years ago

    Congratulations Samantha, you have been wonderful in Sojie 14 workshop! This piece of art is for me one of your best.

  • Thank you again Annika, I have really enjoyed watching your work in the SoJie workshop.

    – Samantha Aplin

  • Ellanita
    Ellanitaover 3 years ago

    Outstanding work…so beautiful…

  • Thank you so much

    – Samantha Aplin

    JUSTARTover 3 years ago

    fab work

  • Thank you

    – Samantha Aplin

  • kasia  ikasia
    kasia ikasiaover 3 years ago


  • Thank you Kasia

    – Samantha Aplin

  • AsEyeSee
    AsEyeSeeover 3 years ago

    Wow!! This leaves me speechless! Unbelievable interpretation!! Congratulations to you and Leslie……… again, WOW!!

  • Thank you so much, Leslie’s portrait was a real inspiration

    – Samantha Aplin

  • Lana Wynne
    Lana Wynneover 3 years ago

    Stunning piece , Samantha! I loved to see your process in the workshop. Congratulations !

  • Thank you so much Lana, really appreciate all your support in the workshop.

    – Samantha Aplin

  • Ellen Keagy
    Ellen Keagyover 3 years ago

    Love this!

  • Thank you Ellen

    – Samantha Aplin

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  • F.A. Moore
    F.A. Mooreover 3 years ago

    Very beautiful work, Sam. The emotions and turmoil of decision is apparent; she seems to blame herself.

  • Thank you Frannie, and thank you for another enjoyable SoJie workshop.

    – Samantha Aplin

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