Vanessa Kairies original artwork for today. From the series, ‘Spirit -GENESIS.’

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The medium is Gouache painted on to Canson Paper.

Each artwork measures 49cms X 42cms.

A bit more about the series: My mother at one stage was a textile designer and I used to sit as a youngster and watch her use this medium. It is my favourite medium to work with. This series all sold before I could exhibit them. It is hard to explain what it’s about but here I go. You have to remember I am an artist and see things through different eyes.

The series ‘Spirit’ represents my humanity and the personal growth I have experienced over my life.

The bright vivid colours represent my insecurites about ‘self’ leaving and my confidence becoming stronger.

The spirals represent my joy of being a strong independent woman.

Thanks mum, for inspiring me with your work and for encouraging me with mine.

Each artwork took about 3 days…

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