True Colours Shining Through - Little 'Penny's Collection
I love those days when the air starts to feel crisp and you notice a hint of colour in the leaves. Their true colours are starting to leak out and the anticipation of their full glory grows with each day.
Little ‘Penny’s are a collection of 8x8’s painted in Autumn of 2022. Each one has an authentic Canadian penny adhered to the right side. Adding the pennies was a way to add something special and fun to this project. Because my name is Penny, I was always a collector of pennies and this was another way to share a piece of myself in this most recent work, as well as a way to remind people that as Canadians, we live in a very special place in the world.
True Colours Shining Through was painted in 2022 and is an 8x8" alcohol ink original mounted on a birch panel. It is sealed with a varnish and UV protectant, (but alcohol inks should never be placed in direct sunlight).