Lauren Maurer Artworks

January 28, 2010

Wishes on Dandelions….

Filed under: acrylic painting, dandelion painting — laurenmaurerartworks @ 11:30 pm
I love to paint dandelions….
I don’t usually hear what a painting means to someone when I sell to them online. Sometimes at shows people will talk a little about what draws them to a particular painting of mine, and that is nice. There have been some times, however, when someone who has purchased a painting of mine will take the time to email me a thank you and a little bit of the story behind their purchase. One that stands out is a lady who bought a dandelion painting some time ago, because her mother’s nickname for her was “dandelion”. The reason being, no matter how many times she got “mowed down”, she always sprung back up again! I was glad to have painted something that reminded her of her mom without even knowing it, and it was really cool to hear her story.
I did two brand new dandelion paintings a couple of nights ago, with my favorite colors in the background.
6″x6″ Acrylic on Canvas …. Click here to purchase
12″x4″ Acrylic on Canvas … Click here to purchase 
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4 Comments »

  1. What a great story. How lucky of you to get such wonderful feedback. I do love your style when it comes to painting dandelions.

    Comment by Sheila — January 29, 2010 @ 2:13 am

  2. What a fresh and lively painting! The story was as delightful. Nice work Lauren~

    Comment by Cathyann — January 29, 2010 @ 3:39 pm

  3. I love that story! I used to use the image of a dandelion on thank you notes to customers because it's such an interesting little flower, and it really makes a great subject to paint!

    Comment by Kerri Settle — January 31, 2010 @ 8:07 pm

  4. Love this Lauren! Nice and fresh : )

    Comment by rachelsstudio.com — February 5, 2010 @ 12:22 am


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