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Canvas Print

karien deroo (karienderoo)


by Karien Deroo

Fine art print on bright white, fine poly-cotton blend, matte canvas using latest generation Epson archival inks. Individually trimmed and hand stretched museum wrap over 1-1/2" deep wood stretcher bars. Includes wall hanging hardware.


I made this painting inspired by the image of the French photgrapher Charles Fréger, and my title became "innocence", a little thin slim girl who wanted to go swimming, but the water seems to be a dark dirty mud bath, such as the way some animals, especially birds, can no longer follow their instincts and do what their nature tell them to be, because we made a mess of their environment and turned it into a oilbath, that turned into their deathbed... and they died an innocence death...

Currie Lee commented on March 28, 2011 6:52pm
your style is so beautiful. Her expression is prolific.
karien deroo commented on April 1, 2011 3:42am
thanks Currie (I had to look it up, prolific...nice comment)
Angelo Cerantola commented on November 23, 2011 6:47am
Great portrait, harmony of colours too!
karien deroo commented on November 24, 2011 5:14am
thanks again for your comment Angelo, glad you like it!
Nacho Gonzalez commented on December 29, 2011 2:12pm
the "hat", it just looks so real, is contrasting in a stunning way! love it!
karien deroo commented on December 30, 2011 9:23am
@Nacho Gonzalez: you mean the painting "the hat"? not this one? anyway, thank you for your comment!
Estelle F commented on January 25, 2012 5:56pm
you ruled it
karien deroo commented on January 27, 2012 10:43am
Estelle F: yes!!
KunstFabrik_StaticMovement Man… commented on March 25, 2012 7:30pm
WOW*such powerful work!! I LOVE this!
karien deroo commented on March 28, 2012 3:05am
thanks a lot KunstFabrik...!!
Pamela Herrick commented on April 14, 2012 6:12pm
The androgeny of this is arresting.
karien deroo commented on April 17, 2012 1:19am
thanks Pamela, androgeny is the right word.
noblackcolor commented on May 1, 2012 10:43am
love it karien!
karien deroo commented on May 3, 2012 10:44am
thanks noblackcolor!
AnaMF commented on March 7, 2013 9:29pm
I love your work ♥
tarrby commented on March 17, 2013 1:33am
lovely work.
karien deroo commented on March 23, 2013 2:23am
glad you like it tarrby!
Gyossaith commented on April 18, 2014 5:31pm
love this! great brushwork!
karien deroo commented on May 7, 2014 7:41am
thanks :-)
Simone Hariel Topel commented on February 5, 2015 7:33am
great work!
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