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Winter Stream



This painting is also from memories of my brothers and I exploring our woods in Pennsylvania. I created the snowflakes by sprinkling salt on the wet paint. When the paint dried, I simply brushed off the salt. That is just one of the techniques my art instructor, Mr. Ernest Haring, taught me.

I created several more paintings in his class and gave them to family members. I still have this painting hanging on our wall. Everytime I look at it the memories of my childhood become very vivid.

Mr. Haring's lessons are still with me today.

Written by Edmund Fratus . . . Copyright 9/26/2017

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